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Reported Suicide of 14-Year-Old Trans Activist Kyler Prescott

Reported Suicide of 14-Year-Old Trans Activist Kyler Prescott

Multiple news sites over the past week have been reporting on the tragic death of 14-year-old trans activist Kyler Prescott. Well known across the LGBT community in San Diego, Kyler was also an accomplished pianist and poet. Despite acceptance from friends and family Kyler’s mother, Katherine Prescott, told 10News that her son had been the […]

Darlings of Destruction Junior Derby League mourns the suicide of trans skater Sam Taub

Darlings of Destruction Junior Derby League mourns the suicide of trans skater Sam Taub

Twitter is resounding with #doitfor57 as league members nationwide vow to wear turquoise at matches this wekend in memory of Sam Taub. If not for the author of Derby Frontier we’d never have known that Sam was a transgender youth. We are grateful for the author who wrote: “Today, I was absolutely devastated to learn […]

Ash Haffner’s mother April Quick Asks That we #DoItForAsh

Ash Haffner’s mother April Quick Asks That we #DoItForAsh

Yesterday Planet Transgender was contacted by April Quick regarding the article about Ash Haffner’s suicide. This note also appears on the facebook cause Ash’s mother created “Do it For Ash”. ********* Your story needs to be corrected or retracted: PLEASE SHARE: A STATEMENT FROM ASH HAFFNER’S MOTHER: If you take the time to read Ash’s […]