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OUTLawed: Brave Transgender Youths Who Won Their Fight for Equal Rights

*Original Post from Project Female They’re young, fierce, and have the law on their side. In almost any conversation (or comment section) about marriage equality or transgender rights, one question always comes up: But what about the children? When it comes to their basic rights to live as young people of diverse sexual orientation, gender […]

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Pakistan makes history by presenting its first transgender news anchor in TV.

Marvia Malik, a 21-year-old journalist, hosted her first TV program on the Kohenoor network on Friday. Her mediated debut went viral on social media within hours, and her hiring was praised by users from all over the world as a positive step forward in LGBT visibility in Pakistan, a very conservative country.  Malik said she was emotionally moved […]

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VIDEO: Miss Continental 2017 Finals, Winner Trips and Rips Her Gown

Miss Continental’ is an annual female impersonation pageantry system founded in 1980 by Jim Flint. It takes place in Chicago and is held over Labor Day weekend.  The pageant is one of the most prestigious drag queen/transgender pageants in the world.  Some former Miss Continentals include Candis Canye, Sasha Colby, Erica Andrews, Naysha Lopez, Monica Munro, Maya Douglas, Mimi Marks, and many more of […]

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Strangers Have this Transgender Woman’s Back on “What Would You Do”

The television show  “What Would You Do?”  challenged a group of shoppers to see if they would intervene when a transgender woman is being misgendered and humiliated. “What Would You Do?” is a hidden camera TV show that places unsuspecting strangers in a situation where they are forced to make a judgement call about how […]

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“Miss Trans” Pageant Scheme: 20 Kidnapped and Sold for Sex Trafficking

20 transgender women have been freed from horrific conditions after being kidnapped and sold for sex trafficking in Spain. The sex trafficking network said they were hosting a “Miss Trans” competitions in Venezuela and promising winners a new life in Spain. The pageant promised to include travel, accommodations, and even sex reassignment surgery.   It […]

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VIDEO: Transgender Navy SEAL, Kristen Beck, Responds to Military Ban

The White House is currently defending President Trump’s decision to ban transgender people from serving in the military, but there are two sides to this story. Kristen Beck is a retired United States Navy SEAL who gained public attention in 2013 when she came out as a trans woman. She published her memoir in June 2013, Warrior Princess: A U.S. Navy SEAL’s Journey to […]

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Trump Tweets that Transgender People Are No Longer Allowed in Military

Trump decided to start the day off by taking away transgender individual rights to serve in the military.   Trump promised he would secure LGBTQ rights, but it seems that was just another lie. Trump tweeted:”After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not accept or […]

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Sailor Stabs and Kills Transgender Woman 119 Times, Gets 40 Years

A sailor has been jailed for ONLY 40 years for murder after stabbing a transgender woman 119 times AFTER they had sex at a hotel in Mississippi. Dwanya Hickerson, 21, said he killed Dee Whigham when he “lost it” after she told him she had been born a man. Hickerson, who will also have to […]

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MUST WATCH: 5 It Gets Better videos that will warm your heart

Since 2010, the It Gets Better Project has collected over 60,000 video stories from LGBTQ people and their allies from around the world. Here are some of our favorites…  1. IT GETS BETTER BRASIL Join us in welcoming our newest It Gets Better affiliate in the beautiful country of Brazil! Here is their first video ever. […]

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Transgender Killer About to Be Sentenced

For the first time in the U.S., a person will be sentenced on federal hate crimes charges for killing a transgender person.  Joshua Vallum is scheduled to appear before a federal judge Monday in Gulfport, Mississippi, after pleading guilty in December to hate crimes charges in the 2015 death of 17-year-old Mercedes Williamson. U.S. District […]

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VIDEO: Black Transgender Women Are Under Attack and Being Killed in the US

Black transgender woman Ciara McElveen was stabbed to death yesterday in New Orleans – the sixth-reported killing of a trans woman in 2017.  It is still the beginning of 2017 and this is completely horrific! McElveen was found by police in New Orleans 7th ward and taken to hospital where she later died from her injuries. […]

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VIDEO: These Beautiful Transgender Kids Deserve Equal Rights

Many times people find it easy to deny the rights of others, but it is extremely troubling when anyone denies the rights of children! President Trump on Wednesday rescinded protections for transgender students that had allowed them to use bathrooms corresponding with their gender identity, overruling his own education secretary and placing his administration firmly in […]

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VIDEO: US of Aurora-Episode 5 in Iowa

The new episode of US of Aurora is here!  We are loving this web series, you have to check it out!  In this episode, Aurora travels to Des Moines to work with Iowa Safe Schools and crown the new Miss Gay Iowa USofA.  Check out the video below and for more on Aurora’s travels, log into […]