LGBT

June 19, 2014

Admit it, Obama is our Fierce Advocate

Recently Rebecca Juro wrote a post at the Advocate called “No, Obama’s Executive Order Is Not a (Total) Win” that I find extremely short sighted and […]
May 8, 2014

The New “Faggots” Are Trans

Bayard Rustin is a civil rights icon of the African-American and gay civil rights movements. In 1986, Rustin gave a controversial speech entitled “The New ‘Niggers’ […]
April 1, 2014

“What’s Between Your Legs?” Is the New “So What Do You Do in Bed?”: Trans Issues In The Media

By Cathy Renna @cathyrenna Possibly inspired by Laverne Cox and Orange is the New Black, I blurted out the title of this post at a recent panel […]
March 26, 2014

Everyone, even fans, are appalled with Rupaul’s ‘shemale’ contest

Everyone, except GLAAD that is Rupaul, the clown in pancake makeup has figured out a way to be even more obnoxious.  Perhaps he feels that he […]
February 24, 2014

I’ll be at the White House next week reporting for the Transadvocate, a newly designated news site

I will be at the White House next weekend and not outside looking in but inside it with the rest of the LGBT bloggers, who will […]
February 21, 2014

“Right to discriminate” bill supports KKK’s right to racial segregation says Sen Yarbrough’s office

By Cristan Williams @cristanwilliams Arizona state senator, Steve Yarbrough (R) sponsored Senate Bill 1062, hailed as a “property rights” bill aimed at ensuring that business owners […]
January 19, 2014

Interview with LAUSD’s Judy Chiasson About AB1266 (Part 2)

On Monday, January 13, I interviewed Judy Chiasson of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) for a bit under an hour, and this post is […]
November 29, 2013

Eavesdrop on a right wing anti-trans training camp: teaching fear mongering and lies

Recently, an equality effort in Florida was defeated by appealing to the ‘trans people = rape’ meme. As it turned out, appealing to this meme was […]
November 21, 2013

Messaging On LGB&T Equality & Citizenship At San Diego TDOR March

This is imagery of the flags we paraded at the San Diego Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) march. Note we flew an American flag — shown […]