Monthly Archives: May 2014

Trans News Update – 5.11.14 – #1

I’m hoping to put together a video roughly once every week or so, giving a quick overview of trans current events.

Below are links to the full stories.

1.) Jane Doe – http://www.advocate.com/politics/transgender/2014/04/25/rally-planned-imprisoned-16-year-old-trans-girl

2.) Trans Military – http://www.advocate.com/politics/transgender/2014/05/11/watch-defense-sec-hagel-open-review-trans-military-ban

3.) New York Name Change – http://www.advocate.com/politics/transgender/2014/05/08/ny-lawmaker-looks-simplify-name-change-trans-residents

4.) Ore. Man Accused of Discrimination, Runs for Office – […]

By |May 12th, 2014|Transgender|0 Comments

Feast of Fun podcast #1981 – War of the Words

Earlier this week, I joined Marc and Fausto of the Feast of Fun podcast to discuss the recent “War of the Words” between drag performers and trans individuals. ¬†We discussed RuPaul’s Drag Race, the language of oppression, intra-LGBT conflict, and the Trans 100. Additionally, RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 5 runner-up Alaska Thunderfuck called […]

By |May 6th, 2014|Interview, LGBT, Personal|1 Comment

Trans-ponder podcast episode #201

Over the weekend, I recorded an episode of the Trans-ponder Podcast with Mila and Jayna. It was a fun time. The hour-long podcast can be downloaded at iTunes or streamed straight from the Trans-ponder website.

Topics covered include: Trans current events, tips for writers, the “RuPaul kerfuffle,” and more.

 

By |May 5th, 2014|Personal, Transgender|0 Comments