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

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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 being both genders. That's just antiquated. The punchline of Fred ... See the Rest

Adventures in Polygamy with Alaska, Nebraska, and Derrick Barry

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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 lifestyle. See the pics after the jump. Writes Mackenzie: "You remember The ... See the Rest

R. Kelly’s Son Is Transgendered

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Meet the adorable Jay, formerly Jaya. Jay is 14 years old and has known he was a boy since he was 6. Now here's the real story: His mom Andrea Kelly (from the reality show Hollywood Exes) loves him and accepts him wholly and completely but his famous/infamous father R. Kelly has not spoken to him since he has come out as transgender. This is the ... See the Rest

Support Hoes: Help Fund the Genderbent Project

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The Genderbent Project is Jacob Rostovsky and Dusti Cunningham's photographic series documenting gender non-conforming individuals, with an indiegogo campaign seeking $11,000 to become fully funded. So far they've photographed fabulous trans and genderqueer legends Mathu Andersen, Buck Angel, Alaska, Sonique, Glamerous Monique and Ian Harvie (among ... See the Rest

Puerto Rican Trans Documentary Mala Mala (featuring April Carrión) Premieres to Standing Ovation at TriBeCa Film Festival

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Mala Mala, a new documentary about Puerto Rico’s diverse trans scene, starring Puerto Rico's most visible trans activist, Ivana Fred, and season six RuPaul’s Drag Race contestant April Carrión, received a standing ovation after its world premiere last night at New York’s Tribeca Film Festival. Watch the trailer below. ... See the Rest

Time Magazine Calls Jared Leto’s Oscar-Winning Performance “A Transgender Mammy”

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Twenty years from now, will we look back on Jared Leto's portrayal of Rayon in Dallas Buyer's Club and wince? ... See the Rest

Laverne Cox’s Speech at the Creating a Change Conference

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The gorgeous and inspiring Laverne Cox gave the keynote adress at the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force's Creating Change conference this week. Watch it in it's entirety here – you won't regret it. She is the hero we need now. Her grace and intelligence shine through with every gesture. "Justice is what love looks like in public" and "Loving ... See the Rest

Justice for Islan Nettles

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Instagram pictures from yesterday's protest at One Police Plaza in New York over the handing of the Islan Nettles case. Islan was a 21-year-old transgender woman who was brutally beaten to death on a Harlem street corner, outside a police station where no cameras were working. She died from her injuries five days later. The police arrested a ... See the Rest