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Boy Meets Girl Set to Open in NYC

Boy Meets Girl Set to Open in NYC

According to IMDB, Eric Schaeffer has 12 director credits to his name including If Lucy Fell, Mind the Gap, and his latest movie Boy Meets Girl which, after more than a year of racking up an impressive number of awards on the indie film circuit, will finally open in New York City next Friday February […]

Jill Solloway needed to be told her contemptuous image of Bruce Jenner was wrong

Jill Solloway needed to be told her contemptuous image of Bruce Jenner was wrong

Jill Soloway creator of “Transparent’ posted this image ridiculing Bruce Jenner  on her timeline. She thought it was too funny not to. Apparently someone told her it was wrong but not before she got hundreds of ‘likes’. And not before the whole thing was captured on twitter by Tom Léger and saved on storify by […]

Deconstructing Detransition

Deconstructing Detransition

Every so often someone publishes an article in which they declare that their transgender transition was a mistake and that they have detransitioned.  In most such cases, the person does so because they were unable to deal with the stress they encountered, or the lack of acceptance by those around them. This case is different. […]

Sorry About Your Dick: An Interview with Cathy Brennan

Sorry About Your Dick: An Interview with Cathy Brennan

I remember the first time I saw my pretty little face on Gender Identity Watch. I was thrilled; it meant that I had finally written something worth getting the attention of the most feared blog on the internet by transgender women all over the world…well, the U.S. anyway. Since that early November 2014 appearance, I’ve […]

“2 1/2 Daddies” starring a transgender woman and two male siblings premieres Saturday

“2 1/2 Daddies” starring a transgender woman and two male siblings premieres Saturday

1 1/2 Daddies, a Filipino comedy with an extremely problematic name starring the Padilla siblings hopes to explore and enlighten viewers to transgender realities according to Sun Star news. The education began during the press interview when Robin corrected a journalist who called them ‘brothers’. Produced by TV5, the series tells the story of three […]

Dude…Where’s My Car? After Hours with Jendeen Forberg

Dude…Where’s My Car? After Hours with Jendeen Forberg

On the morning of New Years Eve 2014, I received a message from Jendeen Forberg, the former drummer for the dark-glam band ‘All the Pretty Horses’. I was working on a piece recalling 2004 where she was prominently featured in the ‘Venus of Mars’ documentary recently reissued on Amazon Instant Video; a film about Venus […]

JamForLeelah Event to Raise Funds For Trans Charities in Memory of Leelah Alcorn

JamForLeelah Event to Raise Funds For Trans Charities in Memory of Leelah Alcorn

Saturday saw the start of a month long charity event called ‘JamForLeelah’. Aimed at raising awareness of LGBTIQ issues, specifically trans youth issues and the Leelah’s Law campaign, the event will be raising money for a number of charities including Transender Law Center, Camp Aranu’tiq and the Sylvia Rivera Law project. The event is named […]

Hollywood Transface exploitation continues with Glee’s Coach Shannon Beiste

Hollywood Transface exploitation continues with Glee’s Coach Shannon Beiste

How many times have cisgender actors played transgender roles? With Glee’s latest at least 23 times. Sometimes, the parts were fairly good, but most of the roles were plagued with problematic stereotyping. So coming out as a transman makes you a gay man? That’s what the public is being led to believe. Glee this is so wrong. […]

Male Video Gamers Get Upset Over Sexualised Male Lead

Male Video Gamers Get Upset Over Sexualised Male Lead

Fans of RPG’s, and Final Fantasy specifically, have been getting excited by the recent announcement by Square Enix ‘Mevius Final Fantasy’, a smartphone game that they are claiming will rival the scale of a console game. Their description for the game goes as follows; You wake up in an unfamiliar world, without any memories whatsoever. […]

Watch Jill Solloway dedicate Transparent’s Golden Globe to Leelah Alcorn

Watch Jill Solloway dedicate Transparent’s Golden Globe to Leelah Alcorn

Transparent Wins TV Series Comedy Golden Globe Awards 2015. Transparent creator Jill Solloway dedicated Transparent’s Golden Globe to her transgender parent, Leelah Alcorn and every trans person who has left this life too soon, She then went on to thank the transgender community saying without you this would have never happened. Transparent is the first […]