November 21, 2017

Podcast: A study in Trans Advocacy for the Trans Day of Resilience

On this #TransDayofResilience, did you know that we can make the political machine work for us? Learn about how a trans community fought off dozens of […]
November 2, 2017

Podcast: Resist & Rebuild – Getting it Done!

We’re always hearing how we’re supposed to “RESIST.” What can that look like when you live in the Deep South in Trump’s America or when your […]
August 30, 2017

[Watch] Buck Angel urges our community to support the Trans Disaster Relief Fund

Buck Angel: “Not everyone is in a position to be treated respectfully so we must care for our own…” Speaking about the Trans Disaster Relief Fund, […]
August 28, 2017

Help the trans community overcome Hurricane/Tropical Storm Harvey!

Help the Gulf Coast trans community affected by Hurricane/Tropical Storm Harvey: The Texas Gulf Coast trans community is facing a catastrophic and ongoing natural disaster resulting […]
August 22, 2017

On the Ethics and Utility of Violence

After the property damage at the University of Berkeley by protesters opposed to Milo Yiannopolous speaking there, many within the movement have condemned the violence. They […]
June 1, 2017

Introducing TransAdvocate Brazil

My name is Amiel, and as the new Editor-in-Chief of the Brazilian edition of the TransAdvocate, I’m happy to announce the official launch of the newest […]
November 1, 2016

The Gill Foundation & NCTE choose money over trans lives

By Kelley Winters The National Center for Transgender Equality Executive Director Mara Keisling responded[]to sharp criticism[] of the recent strategy by NCTE and other nonprofits funded by the Gill […]
June 27, 2015

Is Criticism of Marriage Equality a Sign of Homophobia in the Trans Community?

On Facebook and Twitter I’ve seen some criticism of the SCOTUS ruling on marriage equality from trans people.  The script may vary depending on the audience, […]
April 12, 2015

Repeating the cycle at MichFest: The clash of two feminisms

The yearly struggle the trans community experiences with MichFest has been taking place for so long, some of us have trouble remembering why MichFest’s “womyn-born womyn” […]