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Gavin Grimm Wins An Historical Trans Rights Case!

Gavin Grimm Wins An Historical Trans Rights Case!

The 4th Court of Appeals refused a petition by the Glouster School Board to rehear the case against former high school student Gavin Grimm. The three-member court appeals denied a request by the Virginia School Board to advance the case to the full circuit. The 4th Circuit Court had just last month ruled that making […]

Could a transsexual Republican Anarchist Satanist Run for Sheriff and win?

Could a transsexual Republican Anarchist Satanist Run for Sheriff and win?

The 4,000 Republicans who voted for Aria DiMezzo in her primary win think so. Or as DiMezzo told Fox News they likely voted straight Republican without checking to see who she was. If they had, she said, gone to her campaign website they would have seen she had “Fuck The Police” in bold letters scrolled […]

Transgender woman’s brutal whipping in Brazil caught on tape

Transgender woman’s brutal whipping in Brazil caught on tape

The brutal whipping of Yara Raquele, a transgender woman in Santa Cruz, in Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil has outraged readers garnering over 100,000 views in two days. Journalists, stymied by the local government’s inaction and LGBT groups’ refusal to help are asking viewers to share the video hoping to identify the aggressor. Brazil which […]

DeVos Threatens Diversity Funding in Magnet Schools Over Trans Students

DeVos Threatens Diversity Funding in Magnet Schools Over Trans Students

Betsy DeVos has told Connecticut schools overnight that desegregation grants will be cut off Oct. 1 if they continue to allow transgender students to compete with the correct teams. The move to withhold about $18 million intended to help schools desegregate could have national implications for both transgender athletes and students of color according to […]

Sarah McBride Poised To Become First Transgender State Senator

Sarah McBride Poised To Become First Transgender State Senator

Transgender woman Sarah McBride won her primary last night securing the Democratic nomination for Delaware’s First Senate Seat. Ms. McBride is expected to win the election in November taking the place of Democrat Harris B. McDowell III, who is retiring after representing the district for 44 years. With Sarah McBride’s anticipated win in November, she […]

Arrest made for the murder of transgender activist Gul Pandra

Arrest made for the murder of transgender activist Gul Pandra

On Monday police arrested Rafiullah, and charged him with the shooting death of Khawaja Sara Gul Pandra as she was returning home from work. Gul Pandra was shot six times point-blank by a masked man on September 9, 2020, in Islamabad, Pakistan. Her murder, the wounding of her companion Chahat and the rape of a cisgender […]

Meet Geo Soctomah Neptune, Maine’s First Transgender Elected Official

Meet Geo Soctomah Neptune, Maine’s First Transgender Elected Official

Geo Soctomah Neptune, (They Them), a Two Spirit educator, Master basket Maker, and Idle No More activist of the Passamaquoddy Tribe was elected to the Indian Township school board Wednesday. According to records Neptune has become the first non-binary trans person to be elected in the state of Maine. Amsqahsewey ksehe etoli-enawotultimok! “They came in first […]

Gul Pandra, Transgender Activist Murdered in Islamabad

Gul Pandra, Transgender Activist Murdered in Islamabad

Khawaja Sara Gul Pandra, a member of Trans Action Pakistan was shot and killed and a friend was wounded September 9, while returning from work. She and a group of other dancers were returning from a wedding where they had performed when gunmen opened fire striking her 6 times. The police do not have any […]

Philippine President Pardons Convicted Killer Joseph Scott Pemberton

Philippine President Pardons Convicted Killer Joseph Scott Pemberton

On Monday, just days after a Filipina court stunned the world by ordering the early release of former U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Joseph Scott Pemberton, President Duterte pardoned the convicted killer of transgender woman Jennifer Laude. The Department of Foreign Affairs and the U.S. Embassy did not immediately respond to questions by the Washington Post […]

Joseph Scott Pemberton to serve half sentence for murder of Jennifer Laude

Joseph Scott Pemberton to serve half sentence for murder of Jennifer Laude

A Filipino court has ordered that former U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Joseph Scott Pemberton be released from jail after serving 6 years of his 10-year sentence for the murder of transgender woman Jennifer Laude. October 11, 2014, Pemberton was recorded on CCTV leaving a bar with transgender woman Jennifer Laude. A few moments later the two […]

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