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BROTHERS: Web Series about Transgender Male Friends

“It is critical that stories like this be seen by both the people represented and by those who are not in touch with these experiences as it helps to “normalize” what being transgender means.  It turns an “other” experience into something relatable.” – Creators Emmett Lundberg and Sheyam Ghieth BROTHERS, the critically acclaimed web series […]

Health

Eating Disorders 5 Times More Prevalent in Transgender College Students, Study Finds

  Via LGBT Weekly: A new article published in the August issue of The Journal of Adolescent Health, the official journal of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine finds the prevalence of eating disorders in transgender college students is far greater than any cisgender man or woman. Cisgender refers to people who identify their personal identity with […]

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Transgender Woman Pushed Onto Subway Tracks in Greenwich Village | Video

A transgender woman was pushed onto the subway tracks at a Greenwich Village station by a man “acting erratically” who demanded to know what she was looking at, police said, and authorities are investigating as a hate crime. Roseanne Colletti reports. (Published Wednesday, Jun 3, 2015) NBC New York reports: A transgender woman was pushed […]

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Forced to Leave the Military for Being Transgender | Tonight on CBS News

  On tonight’s CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY, former Navy sailor Landon Wilson says he was forced to leave the military for being transgender. The report will be broadcast tonight, March 17 on the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY (6:30–7:00 PM, ET) on the CBS Television Network. Click here to watch an excerpt of CBS News Chief Medical […]

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Transgender Singer-Songwriter Named ‘Canada’s Sexiest Man’

Lucas Silveira, Canadian Transgender Singer Of The Cliks, Hits Brooklyn’s Branded Saloon For Intimate Show   “Typical dude, moves somewhere, meets a girl, gets his heartbroken and writes a bunch of good songs.” That’s how Lucas Silveira describes the inspiration behind “Black Tie Elevator,” his forthcoming album with Canadian alternative rock band The Cliks. Things […]

Fashion Queer News

Transgender America’s Next Top Model Contestant Lands Major New American Apparel Campaign: Werq!

Gay is O.K. and Isis King is flawless. American Apparel continues to create a stir with its provocative advertising by casting transgender model Isis King in their latest print campaign. The America’s Next Top Model alum, 26, appears in a series of eye-catching shots that not only promote the brand’s clothing but endorses June’s gay pride […]

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Laura Jane Grace, Transgender Against Me! Singer Does First Post-Coming Out Show

I wish we had a universal LGBTQIQ Pride hand signal to throw in the air, like in the days of the Black Panthers and the raised fist was/is a symbol of solidarity and support. It is also used as a salute to express unity, strength, defiance, or resistance. We are so proud of  Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! that we want to throw this un yet […]

Health Queer News

Tonight: Nat Geo TV to Air Hour-Long Special, “American Transgender”

On Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at 8:00 PM EST, Nat Geo TV will air “American Transgender,” an hour-long feature looking at the lives of three transgender people and their families. From the NGTV Blog post:  American Transgender takes us firsthand into the daily lives of three individuals—Clair, Jim, and Eli—who each identify with a different gender from […]

Art Queer News

Internet-Released Chinese Transgender in Hong Kong Film Gets 2 Million Views in a Week (Video)

A new short film about a mainland Chinese transgender woman having surgery in Hong Kong has gotten millions of hits on Youku. Watch My Way below. We have no idea what they are saying but still visually aroused. Short from award-winning director about a transgender woman proves again how internet-released films are by-passing China’s censors and reaching huge […]

Art Queer News

Transgender Photographer Amos Mac Reintroduces the Zine: Original Plumbing and Translady Fanzine

Amos Mac is a transgender photographer who produces two zines, Original Plumbing and Translady Fanzine, filled with images intended to get you thinking. Photos give us an eye into the past; Amos Mac is this eye for some. He’s turned a passion for portraits into two different publications geared toward the transgender community. Mac, born in Augusta, Ga., […]

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The Trevor Project PSA with Daniel Radcliffe [OFFICIAL]

“I’m Daniel Radcliffe and I believe that reaching out for help is the bravest thing a person can do. If you are struggling and need support, call The Trevor Lifeline at 1.866.488.7386. It’s free, confidential and trained counselors are there to listen 24/7 without judgment. To learn more about The Trevor Project’s lifesaving work for […]

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The Trevor Project Loves You This Valentines For Numerous Reasons

This Valentine’s Day, send a message of love, support and appreciation to the important people in your life. Share the love through your social media networks or email by clicking on the links below. The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth.

Art Queer News

KickStart “The Joneses” – Documentary: 70 year Old Transgender and Her Two Adult Sons, Living in a Bible Belt Trailer Park

WATCH VIDEO TRAILER HERE WHAT’S THE PROJECT ABOUT? The feature documentary follows The Joneses family along their courageous pursuit of love.  Trevor is a 34 year old virgin, Brad was born with brain damage, and Jheri Rae Jones was formerly their father. Now, as three single adults living under one trailer park roof in small […]

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Girl Scout’s Cookie Boycott: Buck Angel, Transgender Former Scout, Rebukes Taylor’s YouTube Plea (VIDEO)

Many of you who are familiar with Buck Angel (http://buckangelentertainment.com) and the type of entertainment that he does, wouldn’t necessarily think of the Girl Scouts. As it turns out, the Girl Scouts was a very big part of him growing up he admits. “This is a video I made in response to the video made […]

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California Transgender Woman, Allegedly Tased In The Crotch By Imperial County Desert Rangers (VIDEO)

There has got to be an awful bottom surgery joke in here somewhere, but I am not going to touch it. It appears that officers got outraged after seeing on the driver’s license of Brooke Fantelli, that she use to be a male and thing escalated from there.   A California transgender woman is reportedly planning […]

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Transgender Bodybuilder, Competes As A Woman 20 Years After Doing It As A Man

My opinion may not be popular but I agree with those who say Chris Bruce, Transgender Bodybuilder, has an advantage in the sport. Watch video of fellow woman bodybuilder talking about her idea and what rules should be followed. She believes that the international Olympic committee census where an athlete must wait 2 year after surgical […]

Music Queer News

Transgender Performer Born With Caudal Regression Syndrome (no Legs), Talks About Making Videos, Lady Gaga

Time to call off your pity party and meet Piyah. Piyah Martell — aka Honey B Diva — has become an Internet sensation with her YouTube cover videos of songs by artists like Lady Gaga and Mariah Carey. The singer and performer, who born with a rare condition called Caudal Regression Syndrome which kept her […]

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Video: Time-Lapse Video Of Transgender Artist’s Incredible Transformation Over 23 Weeks

Powerful video full of images of a FTM (female to male) going through a metamorphosis. The everyday transgendered person would most likely have a far less extreme exercise regimen. In thos video “Antin photographed herself while dieting as a take on how Greek sculptors found their ideal form by discarding unnecessary material from their marble […]

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News: Romney is a Pussy, Booing Gay Soldier: ‘I Thought It Was Great,’ Transgender Protesters

via ThinkProgress Starvation And Humiliation: A Transgender Protester’s Account Of Mistreatment By The NYPD Justin Adkins found out the hard way that the New York Police Department does not have a protocol for how to treat transgender people when they are arrested. Adkins, who serves as assistant director of the Multicultural Center at Williams College in Massachusetts, […]