Candy Magazine Celebrates the Glamorous Women Leading the Trans Revolution

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Transversal style magazine Candy is celebrating the most prominent names in the transgender movement, with Janet Mock, Laverne Cox, Carmen Carrera, Geena Rocero, Isis King, Gisele Xtravaganza, Leyna Ramous, Dina Delicious, Nina Poon, Juliana Huxtable, Niki M’nray, Peche Di, Yasmine Petty, and the legendary Carmen Xtravaganza all featured on an ... See the Rest

Women’s Colleges Spark Controversy Admitting Transgender Students


Women's colleges across the country are broadening their admissions policies to now include transgender students.  Some people are concerned that this could affect the "nature" of single-gender schools, or maybe they're just pissed that this means stiffer competition. The debate is hot - with hundreds of Alums arguing that this is part of a ... See the Rest

Quote Unquote: Right-Wingers Want To Ban Trans Persons

FRC's Peter Sprigg (left) and Craig James

Members of the Family Research Council, the conservative Christian group and lobbying organization, have called for an amendment to the Constitution that would forbid the federal government to legally recognize anyone's gender if it was not consistent with what the person was assigned at birth. Right Wing Watch caught the discussion between FRC ... See the Rest

#AnotherOpinion: Kate Pierson’s Mister Sister Nontroversy

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James posted Kate Pierson's new music video "Mister Sister" with some faint praise and rather harsh criticism. I respect his opinion and he made some good points, but I have a different take. Full disclosure, Kate is a dear friend ( + my pal Kachin is in the video, along with her son) and I'd defend her to the moon, regardless... but here's my ... See the Rest

AHS Freak Show Tonight!: Trans Actress Erika Ervin On Her BIG New Role

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SO excited for "American Horror Story: Freak Show" to kick off tonight –even though JSJ shared a review the other day that was less than glowing. But learning that the hit franchise will welcome a transgender performer makes us want to watch even more. Erika Ervin will star alongside series regulars as "Amazon Eve," a role she says was originally ... See the Rest

Transgender CEO Martine Rothblatt Covers New York


An fascinating story on pharmaceutical tycoon, entrepreneur, philosopher, Martine Rothblatt, the highest-paid female executive in America (earning $38 million last year), who was born male, in the latest issue of New York magazine. An excerpt; In person, Martine is magnificent, like a tall lanky teenage boy with breasts. She wears no makeup or ... See the Rest

Boy Meets (Trans) Girl: Is Rebecca Root Britain’s Laverne Cox?


Transgender actress, Rebecca Root, will star in the UK’s first trans sitcom. She's already filmed Boy Meets Girl's pilot, a romantic comedy that follows the developing relationship between 26-year-old Leo and 40-year-old Judy. And Judy, like Rebecca, is transgender. The Trans Comedy Award, a 2013 BBC talent search, which offered comedy writers cash ... See the Rest