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Visibility and Voice Find Community at Transcending the Spectrum 6

Visibility and Voice Find Community at Transcending the Spectrum 6

Over 50 visual artists and more than two dozen performers and performance artists converged on Mad Art Gallery for Transcending the Spectrum 6, an annual art exhibit, performance event, and fundraiser for the Metro Trans Umbrella Group (MTUG). The one night only event held on Saturday, April 13, gave visibility and voice of the St. […]

São Paulo Activists Protest in Transphobic Lawmaker’s Restroom

São Paulo Activists Protest in Transphobic Lawmaker’s Restroom

About ten trans activists occupied a ladies room at the legislature to protest a lawmaker who said in a speech he’d shoot any trans women who used the restroom at the same time as his wife and daughter. State Representative for PSL, Douglas Garcia, of the party of President Jair Bolsonaro, said during a speech […]

Man was offered $200 to beat Dallas transgender woman

Man was offered $200 to beat Dallas transgender woman

Edward Thomas, the man who beat a Dallas transgender woman on Friday did it for $200. The Dallas Morning News reported on this today after receiving new information on the arrest warrant from police. Muhlaysia Booker who was involved in a minor traffic accident prior to the assault said she was then run off the […]

Attack on Dallas Transgender Woman Being Investigated as a possible Hate Crime

Attack on Dallas Transgender Woman Being Investigated as a possible Hate Crime

Update: An arrest has been made according to Fox news Edward Thomas, 29, was arrested late Sunday for his alleged role in an attack on a transgender woman. A sickening mob attack on a transgender woman Friday shared thousands of times on FaceBook is being investigated by police as a possible hate crime. The victim […]

Another First! Armenian Transgender Woman Addresses Parliament!

Another First! Armenian Transgender Woman Addresses Parliament!

Armenia’s Parliament heard for the first time of the transgender struggle when Lilit Martirosyan addressed the Committee on Human Rights and Public Affairs on April 5th, 2019.  Her passionate and universally accurate depiction of the transgender condition earned her expulsion by the chairwoman and she and her family, death threats. “I stand for tortured, raped, […]

Jazz Jennings Ready For Harvard and Season 6 of I Am Jazz

Jazz Jennings Ready For Harvard and Season 6 of I Am Jazz

Jazz Jennings, transgender star of TLC’s I Am Jazz, announced that she has been accepted by both Harvard University and Pomona College and shared her excitement and acceptance letters via her Instagram Stories. Some fans took to social media as well with claims that gender and her show were the reasons that Jazz had been […]

Governor Expands Illinois Medicaid to cover Transgender Surgery

Governor Expands Illinois Medicaid to cover Transgender Surgery

“Healthcare is a right, not a privilege, and I’m committed to ensuring our LGBTQ community and all Illinoisans have access to that right,” said Governor Pritzker. “Expanding Medicaid to cover gender-affirming surgeries is cost-effective, helps avoid long term health consequences, and most importantly is the right thing to do. Health care is a right, not […]

A call for help: College Professor harassing transgender woman online

A call for help: College Professor harassing transgender woman online

Apparently, without rhyme or reason, a college professor from Louisiana targeted a transgender woman Monday for non-stop harassment on both Facebook and Twitter. Even after being warned of legal and professional consequences James Blain, Adjunct professor at Sowela Technical Community College continued to attack transgender woman Danielle Muscato. Monday morning James Blain, an Adjunct professor […]

Ranking Police Officer Suspended For Raid on Hawkes bay Transgender Birthday Party

Ranking Police Officer Suspended For Raid on Hawkes bay Transgender Birthday Party

The Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG), South Karachi, Sharjeel Kharal, has suspended the station house officer (SHO) of the Mauripur police station for beating guests at a Hawkes bay transgender birthday party. Pakistani police routinely demand money and sexual favors under the threat of violence and without consequence from trans people so this news […]

McNutt’s legislators home intrusions gets Constitutional carry gun bill tossed

McNutt’s legislators home intrusions gets Constitutional carry gun bill tossed

The so-called Constitutional Carry law would permit open or concealed carry without a permit and would eliminate the basic training criteria for firearm proficiency and safe handling. That’s nuts. And that is what Chris McNutt executive director of Texas Gun Rights was getting. Until he took it upon himself to act in anger over of […]

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