Tag Archives: drag

Event: Ignorance Is Not Bliss for Candice Milligan – Toledo, Ohio

Legend’s Showclub in Toledo, Ohio will be holding a fundraising event for Candice Milligan, the transgender woman who was brutally beaten on the street last week in downtown Toledo. The flyer for the event posted today on Facebook reads: Show...

Seattle Performer’s Petition To Fight Facebook Naming Policy Takes Off

A petition has been created on Change.org by Olivia LaGarce asking for signatures to support the demand that performers of all sorts be able to use their stage names (pseudonyms) as the name on their personal Facebook accounts. The petition...

Facebook Naming Debacle Takes Unfortunate Turn

Facebook executives’ hardline stance on ridding the social media site of users who utilize pseudonyms in their profiles takes a bizarre new turn today.  A handful of Facebook users are now targeting the drag community by actively searching out those...

A Big F.U. Courtesy of the Fine Folks at Facebook

By Barbara Ortutay and Paul Elias | From: Huffingtonpost.com | On September 17th, 2014 “SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco drag queens are sparring with Facebook over its policy requiring people to use their real names, rather than drag names such...