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Man attacked for wearing Trans Lives Matter hoodie after OutFest

Man attacked for wearing Trans Lives Matter hoodie after OutFest

Police want these two men for a possible hate crime for attacking a Transgender Man inside a Philidelphia 7-Eleven. Family members say he was attacked by two thugs because he was wearing a “Trans Lives Matter” hoodie inside an Old City 7-Eleven store following Philadelphia’s annual OutFest event. Philidelphia Outfest events run from Saturday through […]

Trans Lives Matter Activists Interrupt CNN Equality Town Hall

Trans Lives Matter Activists Interrupt CNN Equality Town Hall

Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg reacted empathically when the first of many trans protesters interrupted the CNN Town Hall. According to HRC, the go-to media source there have been 19 known trans murders to date, but there are more. Many more. The tdor.translivesmatter website reports that 32 transgender people have lost their lives in the United […]

The 42 US transgender deaths this year are their success

The 42 US transgender deaths this year are their success

We are in a fight for every LGBT life. So far this year there has been 20 suicides in the US, mostly teens and young adults and 22 murders doubled that of 2014. Worldwide at times there has been one murder every 29 hours. Every one of these deaths has this in common. There is a prevailing […]

#TransHealthFail Revealing Serious Concerns in Transgender Health Care

#TransHealthFail Revealing Serious Concerns in Transgender Health Care

A new hashtag as been making the rounds in the trans Twitter community today, #TransHealthFail.  The hashtag, which was started by MyTransHealth, has been encouraging transgender people from all over the world to share some of their medical experiences. The results have been amazing, with hundreds of people sending in their stories, unfortunately the things […]

MN Lobby Day for Trans and Black Lives Matter a Success

MN Lobby Day for Trans and Black Lives Matter a Success

MN Lobby Day 2015 was this week at the Minnesota Capitol and this year it was an intersection of LGBTQ issues, racial and economic justice. The introduction of anti-transgender bills in both the Minnesota House and Senate this has put a focus on people who are transgender, transgender youth and bathroom usage. One of the […]

Spring Into Love #TransLivesMatter rally shuts down Beverly Center

Spring Into Love #TransLivesMatter rally shuts down Beverly Center

Dozens of transgender and gender non-conforming protesters shut down a busy intersection in southern California to highlight transphobic violence Friday. There have been four transgender people murdered in Southern California since the year began. With police helicopter hovering above protesters expressed frustration at police for not paying attention to their day-to-day safety, noting that if […]

Michael Hughes is not Selfie Centered When it Comes to Bathroom Bills

Michael Hughes is not Selfie Centered When it Comes to Bathroom Bills

Last week, Brae Carnes from British Columbia Canada, decided to post a selfie of herself in the men’s bathroom as a protest against an amendment to the Canadian Human Rights Act and Criminal Code proposed by Senator Donald Plett. The amendment would basically kill C-279, legislation saying people who are transgender should be afforded the […]

Transindia: A new film by award winning director Meera Darji

Transindia: A new film by award winning director Meera Darji

Maligned, poverty-stricken, India’s transgender community’s future seems preordained, or is it? Even though the Supreme Court recently recognised the transgender people as ‘The Third Gender’, their negligence in society still remains. Is the popular belief, embraced by many foreigners, that Hijras were once an esteemed part of India’s culture true? Or is this simply Pulp Fiction? […]

Video: #translivesmatter protest stops traffic on Santa Monica Blvd

Video: #translivesmatter protest stops traffic on Santa Monica Blvd

Translivesmatter demonstrations took place yesterday across the country but the one in Hollywood shook the city. Videos by Univison and Youtube document the transgender civil disobedience halting traffic at Vermont and Santa Monica Blvd in Hollywood USA. Stopping traffic in LA for 30 minutes, let alone to cross with a walk light, is dangerous to […]