Kickstarter OTD: The Virgins of the Door, A Rare Glimpse Inside Peru’s Transgender Community

Screen Shot 2015-04-29 at 5.40.57 PM

Check out this amazing photography project of transgender women in Peru – Virgenes de la Puerta / Virgins of the Door. They're trying to raise $40,000 on Kickstarter and they need your help! From HuffPo: Boston-based artists Andrew Mroczek and Juan Barboza-Gubo have been ... See the Rest

Kickstarter OTD: VIVA DIVA, a Short Film About a Transgender Native American Seeking Closure with Her Father

Screen Shot 2015-04-13 at 2.36.03 PM

In Viva Diva, the short film by Daniel Flores, a young Native American Transgender girl confronts the ghosts of her past as she completes her journey of self healing and closure. Says Daniel of the project: Like Rozene I was given an ultimatum: stop expressing myself or ... See the Rest

New Docu-Series “Transcendent” Follows the Triumphs and Struggles of What It’s Like to be Transgender in America Today.

Screen Shot 2015-04-06 at 5.52.50 PM

Fuse has greenlit six half-hour episodes of docuseries Transcendent, which will chronicle the lives of a group of trans women who perform in the AsiaSF Cabaret and Restaurant in San Francisco. "The first time we met the ladies of AsiaSF we were hooked," said World of Wonder ... See the Rest

Gay Country Star Steve Grand Stands Up for Transgender Rights

Screen Shot 2015-03-25 at 5.05.16 PM

Openly gay country music star Steve Grand – who catapulted to fame with the video for his buzzy 2013 track “All-American Boy” – talked to the Daily Beast about the need for gay people to offer support to the transgender community. Says Grand: "...we can’t forget about the T ... See the Rest

Must Watch: Transgender People in Europe Still Face the Horror of Forced Sterilizations and Worse

Screen Shot 2015-02-24 at 1.57.03 PM

Did you know that there are 34 governments in Europe that still force transgender people to undergo sterilization, divorce, and/or a diagnosis of mental illness to be allowed to change their name or gender? Transgender Europe ( has a new video showing that for most ... Watch Now

#PhoningItIn: Trans Prostitute Movie “Tangerine” Filmed Entirely on an iPhone5

Screen Shot 2015-02-16 at 3.55.52 PM

Everyone's buzzing about the Sundance smash Tangerine which stars trans actresses Mya Taylor and Kitana Kiki Rodriguez as two working girls in search of a wayward pimp on a fateful Christmas Eve in Hollywood.  The film – which was shot entirely on an iPhone – was bought by ... See the Rest

Hmmm. Kate Pierson Has a New Trans Anthem: “Mister Sister”

Video thumbnail for youtube video Hmmm. Kate Pierson Has a New Trans Anthem "Mister Sister" - World of Wonder

My cisgendered privilege prevents me from fully articulating just... what's... so wrong here, but let's give it a try. First of all: The term "Mister Sister" seems like one of those phrases that should be avoided like "Ladyboy" or  "he/she" – anything that invokes the notion of ... See the Rest

Adventures in Polygamy with Alaska, Nebraska, and Derrick Barry

Screen shot 2014-07-08 at 9.49.36 AM

With trans polygamy being the next great civil rights frontier, of course, RuPaul's Drag Race alumna Alaska has posed with polyamorous drag superstar Derrick Barry and Mackenzie Claude (aka Nebraska Thunderfuck) for an exciting new photoshoot promoting the trans polygamy ... See the Rest