Mari Brighe

July 29, 2014

Andrea James believes a straight cis woman is a better choice for the GLAAD Board than queer trans women

In her latest cognitive-dissonance-filled diatribe, “comedian” Andrea James attempts to maintain her waning relevance by criticizing the GLAAD Board of Directors for having too much trans […]
June 15, 2014

Clinging to a dangerous past: Dr Paul McHugh’s selective reading of transgender medical literature

In a June 12th opinion article in the Wall Street Journal, well-known anti-transgender psychiatrist Dr Paul McHugh attempts to make a case against supporting hormonal and […]
April 23, 2014

Transmisogyny masquerading as parody: HuffPo’s Gay Voices promotes disturbing video from former Drag Race contestant

Trigger warning: video linked portrays a trans woman being murdered A trans woman activist portrayed with a moustache and a bad wig being murdered by a […]
April 7, 2014

We need storytellers who are not cisgender men: why David Marcus’ views are misguided and misinformed

In his latest piece for TheFederalist, arts writer David Marcus takes on what he believes to be a great injustice: the inclusion of trans people in […]
April 4, 2014

GLAAD, Logo finally issue statements addressing concerns of transphobia of RuPaul’s Drag Race

Drag icon RuPaul is no stranger to criticism, particularly over his continued use of transphobic slurs on his popular TV show RuPaul’s Drag Race which is […]
March 21, 2014

Crossfit’s “scientific” refusal to allow Chloie Jönnson to compete in women’s division not actually supported by science

In a situation that recalls the recent controversy around MMA Fighter Fallon Fox, Chloie Jönsson, a trans woman, was recently banned from competing in the women’s […]