Tag Archives: transgender

Kansas Declares Hunting Season On Trans Students

It seems Kansas legislators have resorted to a tactic made famous in Nazi Germany during the 1930s and 1940s, leading up to World War II. The name of the game: rat out your fellow countrymen. “…Senate Bill 513 and House Bill 2737, have been...

Indiana Senate Bill 35 To Make Trans Students Criminals

Senator James Tomes has authored a bill targeting transgender students in Indiana schools. The Digest of the bill reads: “Single sex facilities. Provides that student facilities in school buildings must be designated for use by female students or male students,...

Caste – The System That Divides The Trans Community

Today, I’m writing about something disturbing that many of us see regularly within the transgender community but no one seems to know how to fix. In order to fix it, we first need to identify what it is. After a...

A Closet Full of Anger

We as human beings are capable of a wide range of emotions and emotional responses to the things that occur around us. Some are healthy some are not. Would you like to hear a story? Once upon a time, I...

Exposing the Trans Community’s Achilles Heel

After all of the suffering we’ve experienced over the years, the transgender community seems to finally be on a path to new levels of acceptance and legitimacy in today’s society. Considering all of the positive exposure transgenderism is receiving with...

John Oliver Speaks the Truth on Transgender Rights

John Oliver, formally of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show has found a new home on HBO anchoring a mega-popular news show of his own covering all of the previous weeks headlines with his own comic spin. In this segment of...

6 Ways to Stand Up to Toxic Media Messages and Love Yourself as a Trans Person

EverydayFeminism.com’s Sam Dylan Finch posted a great article regarding how to deal with negative media messages about people who identify as being transgender and how to cope with all that. This is real-life, usable advise to help individuals start to...

Kansas Governor Eliminates Protections for LGBT Employees

“In a move that shocked progressive advocates in Kansas, the state’s Republican governor on Tuesday issued an executive order to remove discrimination protections for gay, lesbian and transgender state employees. State employees in Kansas can now legally be fired, harassed...

Being Transgender in America – Larry King Now Interview

Larry King’s panel includes Glee’s Alex Newell, Glaad.org’s Nick Adams and AOL’s ‘True Trans’ host Laura Jane Grace. The guests discuss with Larry what needs to be done to ensure a better quality of life for the transgender community. The...

Transgender Child: A Parent’s Difficult Choice via Our America with Lisa Ling

How difficult would it be for a Sunday school teacher to accept and embrace his transgender child when that child’s gender identity lies in direct conflict with his or her Dad’s core beliefs and spiritual teachings? “Hailey, a young biological...

Trouble In Transtopia: Murmurs Of Sex Change Regret

Everyone has regrets. Some of us have big regrets. Most everyone has some place to go to get help dealing with them. Except for, say, a guy who had sex-change surgery and now would like to have his penis back....

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...

Trans Kid’s Story ‘My Life: I Am Leo’ to Air on U.K.’s CBBC November 17th

For the first time in its history, U.K.’s CBBC will broadcast a feature presentation about a young transgender boy next week. ‘I Am Leo’ will air next Monday as part of the channel’s anti-bullying week promotion. The television program is...

Being Trans Video: Was Being Passable Important?

Dee Montoya, a.k.a “Dee HunnyBuns” is a vibrant 24 year-old who maintains a Youtube channel where she shares bits of her life as well as her own unique story living as a happy and healthy trans woman. In this video...