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Start Fighting For Transgender Rights

Start Fighting For Transgender Rights

This has been an amazing week for the LGB community. The Supreme Court of the United States of America has made same-sex marriage a constitutional right across all 50 states, ushering in celebrations across the US and even across the globe. It’s been a historic moment for Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual people, and I don’t […]

Texas University Bans Athletes From Same-Sex Relationships

Texas University Bans Athletes From Same-Sex Relationships

LeTourneau University in Longview, Texas has just updated their handbook for student athletes, and have made some shocking changes. According to reports on a number of media websites, it now reads ‘Consistent with our desire to celebrate and model a scriptural approach to sexuality, the university prohibits same-sex dating, behaviours and public advocacy for the […]

Tod Starnes commits an act of violence targeting Iowa’s ‘vile’ Governor’s Conference on LGBTQ Youth

Tod Starnes commits an act of violence targeting Iowa’s ‘vile’ Governor’s Conference on LGBTQ Youth

Tod Starnes didn’t attend the conference. But he reports on Faux News an ‘anti-bullying’ conference was rife with “vile filth” as told to him by one cis straight student who found the content “objectionable.” Starnes article which called the conference ‘anti-bullying’ was, in fact, the 10th Annual Iowa Governor’s Conference on LGBTQ Youth which took place […]

World meet Bella, a six-year-old trans girl who has something to tell you

World meet Bella, a six-year-old trans girl who has something to tell you

Earlier this year I was contacted by Renee, mother of Bella, a transgender six-year-old girl. She said Her daughter wants very badly to tell the world about herself. Bella is six years old and is just now completing Kindergarten. “Mommy I want everyone to know”. To remain anonymous, Renee and Bella are using pseudonyms for […]

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 […]

Trans teen who went missing in Columbus found safe and sound

Trans teen who went missing in Columbus found safe and sound

Missing Ohio trans teen Ashley Lane, 15, was reunited with her parents Tuesday. Ashley’s parents were gravely concerned for her safety, worried that she had been targeted or was the victim of foul play because she is transgender. But police say her disappearance was of her own choosing – that she had planned to take […]

South Park, ‘The Cissy’ and Trans Issues

South Park, ‘The Cissy’ and Trans Issues

So, it’s taken me a while to get around to writing this piece, partly due to a crazy work schedule but also because it took me a while to figure out exactly what I thought about the South Park episode ‘The Cissy’. Now, I was a little behind on South Park when the episode aired […]

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