transphobia

Federal Texas Judge Blocks Obama’s Transgender Bathroom Order Just As The School Year Starts

Marking no small coincidence, this all went down right before schools in Texas kicked off the new school year Monday. More »


Here’s How Justin Trudeau Will Celebrate International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia

You can add this to the growing list of reasons the grass is starting to look greener on the other side of the border… More »


#AskTransFolks Wants To Break Barriers And Foster Understanding One Question at a Time

If everyone just asked questions with respect, dignity and a mutual understanding for another person’ point of view, I bet we wouldn’t have as many problems as we do now. More »


Huh: Donald Trump Is Against North Carolina’s “Very Strong” Transgender Bathroom Bill

On rare occasions, Donald Trump isn’t a completely worthless windbag. More »


Parker Posey Doesn’t Understand How The Internet Works, Posts Trans-Phobic Joke On Twitter

“I love the internet and can’t believe what you can do here!” the actress said in a tweet that accompanied what is arguably a very lazy and also very trans-phobic joke. More »


Rebel Wilson’s Trans Comments Adequately Reflect Our General Ignorance

It would be deeply hypocritical of me to attack Wilson for her flippant joke, as she just happens to serve as the loud mirror to our widely accepted privileged shortcomings. More »


Girl Scout Fights Transphobia By Selling Tons Of Cookies

“I want kids like me to know they are perfect just the way they are,” she said. “There are people all over the world that love you. Never give up because it does get better.” More »


Rose McGowan, And Some Feminists, Need To Rethink Their Attitude About Trans People

Telling Caitlyn Jenner that she doesn’t understand women well enough is a slippery slope into transphobia. More »


Husband Of 9/11 Responder Returns Glamour Award Over Caitlyn Jenner

Officer James Smith lost his wife Moira in the attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001. Moira died a hero: She was the only female first responder lost in the buildings’ collapse, while leading others to safety.

Glamour magazine named her one of their Women of the Year, and rightfully so. ButMore »


Small Victory: Two Retailers Remove Transphobic Caitlyn Jenner Costume

Back in August, because August is when Halloween starts, a few costume companies started advertising a Caitlyn Jenner costume featuring a cis male, masculine-presenting model dressed up as Caitlyn Jenner from her Vanity Fair cover:

The trans community and our allies were rightfully angry about this. Trans identities have, for aMore »


Amazon Just Realized That A “Lady Boy Drag Costume” Was A Bad Idea

Some people wear Halloween costumes to disguise themselves, while others pick costumes that reveal the truth behind who they really are — namely, an asshole. That’s what the “Adult Lady Boy Drag Fancy Dress Costume” will do for anyone who purchased it before Amazon UK removed it from their site.More »


Julie Bindel And Milo Yiannopoulos Both Banned From Free Speech Debate

Second-wave feminist Julie Bindel and gay conservative men’s rights advocate Milo Yiannopoulos were both banned from speaking at the University of Manchester in a debate titled, “From liberation to censorship: Does modern feminism have a problem with free speech?” And no, the irony of banning people from a free speech debate isn’t lostMore »


This “Call Me Caitlyn” Halloween Costume Is Transphobic AF

Sigh. It’s only August and this year’s crop of offensive and #problematic Halloween costumes are already starting to roll in. AnytimeCostumes.com is selling this “Call Me Caitlyn” costume in its men’s section, offering dudes (well, the costume is “unisex” but let’s be real) the chance to “dress as the softer side of the popular Olympian,” More »


John Oliver On Trans Rights: “It’s Genuinely Crucial We Get This Right”

Gay marriage may now be legal on a national level, thanks to those activists who brought the issue all the way to the Supreme Court, but discrimination is hardly obsolete in the US of A, especially for an estimated 700,000 transgender Americans. On last night’s “Last Week Tonight,” John Oliver had some choice words for… More »


Huckabee Insists Transphobic Joke Was Simply “Common Sense”

Golly gee willikers! More »


Kylie Jenner Slams Chris Brown’s Transphobic Comments Against Her Dad

Kylie Jenner, the youngest daughter of Caitlyn Jenner fired back at shit head Chris Brown after he shared Snoop Dogg’s insensitive meme about Caitlyn Jenner’s gender and the news surrounding her Vanity Fair debut.

The gross meme originally posted by Snoop Dogg and shared by Brown, calls Jenner a “science project” and implies… More »


10,000 Transphobic Dipshits Petition To Have Caitlyn Jenner’s Olympic Medals Revoked

Congratulations on getting attention, we’re sorry your parents didn’t give you enough of it. More »


(Trans) Woman (Of Color) To (White, Super Rich, Celebrity Trans) Woman: An Open Letter To Caitlyn Jenner

The question that everyone is asking me these days is, “What do you think about Caitlyn Jenner?” But what I want to know is: what do you think of me? More »


Girl, Bye: Actress Alice Eve Writes Transphobic Instagram Post About Bruce Jenner

Alice Eve, an actress who I only recognize because she played Captain James T. Kirk’s future wife Carol Marcus in the second “Star Trek” reboot, had some seriously transphobic things to say about Bruce Jenner in a recent Instagram post. In the wake of Jenner’s “20/20″ interview, in which the Olympian told Diane Sawyer, “I am a woman,” More »


The Soapbox: On Laverne Cox’s Nude Photo Spread & Meghan Murphy’s Transphobia

Laverne Cox graced Allure’s annual “Nudes” issue with a picture that is so honest in its emotion and raw in its beauty I damn near cried looking at it. She admits her insecurities and ultimately decided to shrug them off and have the mac ‘n’ cheese she was craving the night before the shoot. That’s… More »


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