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Trans teen Stiles Zuschlag Forced out of Christian School, elected homecoming King

Trans teen Stiles Zuschlag Forced out of Christian School, elected homecoming King

Stiles Zuschlag had attended Tri-City Christian Academy since kindergarten said he felt brutalized by the administration after they told him to leave because of his transgender status. The Christian school gave the Valedictorian a choice that too often ends in suicide, that of seeking religious based gender conversion and an end to HRT or rejection […]

US votes at UN in favor of execution as punishment for being LGBT

US votes at UN in favor of execution as punishment for being LGBT

The United States voted against a UN Resolution calling for the end of the death penalty as a punishment for being gay or transgender. In voting against the resolution the United States has sent a message worldwide that it approves the of execution by Daesh of LGBT people. Despite voting against the resolution Nikki Haley […]

Model Teddy Quinlivan Comes Out as Trans

Model Teddy Quinlivan Comes Out as Trans

Teddy Quinlivan, a highly sought after American model came out as transgender between shows during New York Fashion Week. Quinlivan joins ranks with transgender models Gucci muse Hari Nef , Andreja Pejić, Strut’s Arisce Wanzer and many others visibly demonstrating the beauty and uniqueness of the transgender experience. A post shared by Theodora Quinlivan (@teddy_quinlivan) on […]

Nitasha Biswas Wins Miss Transqueen India 2017

Nitasha Biswas Wins Miss Transqueen India 2017

Kolkata-based Nitasha Biswas has been crowned India’s first Miss Trans Queen at the pageant in New Delhi  Sunday evening. While not the ‘first’ Indian beauty pageant as CNN reported, it’s prize was a first, as the 26-year-old will now represent India at the Miss International Trans Queen in Thailand, in March 2018 The first pageant was […]

7 Activists detained at Istanbul Trans Pride March

7 Activists detained at Istanbul Trans Pride March

The 2017 Istanbul Trans Pride March went ahead despite being banned by authorities at the last moment. Organizers defiantly disregarded the Governor’s order and read a statement asking why after being protected by police for 6 years were the last two trans Pride parades attacked by police, the ones charged with protecting them. 8.Trans Onur […]

18 years after Matthew Shepard murder Casper Wy. Holds first Pride

18 years after Matthew Shepard murder Casper Wy. Holds first Pride

18 years have passed since Matthew Shepard was tied to a fence beaten and left to die on a cold October night near Laramie. Anyone who has a moment to stand by a fence, any fence in Wyoming can hear Matthew in the wind if you listen. Gently swaying the prairie grass, his is a spiritually […]

Evangelical Christian Mom Takes the Stage With her trans kid at Houston pride

Evangelical Christian Mom Takes the Stage With her trans kid at Houston pride

Watch as Kimberly Shappley a cisgender, evangelical Christian Republican minister takes the stage with her daughter at Houston Pride. You might be surprised. When Kimberly was confronted with the possibility of a transgender child she turned to corporal punishment. Fortunately, her daughter’s spirit would not be broken and Kimberly eventually transitioned with her. With Kimberly’s […]

Transface vs Blackface and how they are the same and different.

Transface vs Blackface and how they are the same and different.

Hollywood still doesn’t seem to understand a man playing a transwoman (transface) is no better than blackface. (I want to be clear that this is for different reasons but still just as bad.) I get that there is a smaller pool of trans actresses to choose from. That’s not to say they couldn’t find one […]

Woman Who Sued Her Daughter For Transitioning Loses Case

Woman Who Sued Her Daughter For Transitioning Loses Case

In November 2016 Annmarie Calgaro began legal proceedings to sue her daughter for transitioning from male to female. Along with her daughter Calgaro took legal action against two non-profit healthcare providers, the St Louis School Board, the principal at her daughter’s school, Saint Louis County, and the director of the county’s Health and Human services […]

3 Generations R Rating kerfuffle: Phase two publicity stunt?

3 Generations R Rating kerfuffle: Phase two publicity stunt?

Originally introduced as “About Ray” in 2014, 3 Generations may have to wait another generation before being seen by a third of its target audience. The news of the MPAA R rating frustrated the cast, crew and baffled our community. Why go to all this bother to make a movie that so few can see? […]