The Transadvocate Video Podcast – 1/23/09
January 23, 2009
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January 30, 2009

The Transadvocate Video Podcast – GLAAD’s Big Mistake

Today we discussed the lies forwarded by Christian Conservatives, gender marker changes in Massachusetts, the ALCU suing Illinois for not changing documentation of people who had SRS outside of the United States, and GLAAD's misstep of nominating the show "The New Adventures of the Old Christine."

Today we discussed the lies forwarded by Christian Conservatives:

Obama “Forcing” Christians To Embrace Homosexuality, Conservatives Warn

gender marker changes in Massachusetts:

Go MA!

the ALCU is suing Illinois  for not changing documentation of people who had SRS outside of the United States.

ACLU to sue after state stops giving birth certificates to sex changers

We spent the remaining time on the topic of GLAAD’s misstep of nominating the show “The New Adventures of the Old Christine.

Marti Abernathey
Marti Abernathey
Marti Abernathey is the founder of the Transadvocate and the previous managing editor. Abernathey has worn many different hats, including that of podcaster, activist, and radiologic technologist. She's been a part of various internet radio ventures such as TSR Live!, The T-Party, and The Radical Trannies, TransFM, and Sodium Pentathol Sunday. As an advocate she's previously been involved with the Indiana Transgender Rights Advocacy Alliance, Rock Indiana Campaign for Equality, and the National Transgender Advocacy Coalition. She's taken vital roles as a grass roots community organizer in The Indianapolis Tax Day Protest (2003), The Indy Pride HRC Protest (2004), Transgender Day of Remembrance (2004), Indiana's Witch Hunt (2005), and the Rally At The Statehouse (the largest ever GLBT protest in Indiana - 3/2005). In 2008 she was a delegate from Indiana to the Democratic National Convention and a member of Barack Obama's LGBT Steering and Policy Committee.