Like most people, my internal clock always wakes me up before my alarm, and that would be 0529 or 0528 depending if I’m having an off wake up. Once my alarm sounds at 0530, like most people, I hit...
Just when I thought it was safe to simply exist as my true self, it happens. As a transgender woman, I thought I had reached a point in my transition where I had pretty much come out to everyone...
The Olympic Channel has launched a new documentary series titled “Identify” which profiles transgender athletes. The series follows Schuyler Bailar (swimming), Harrison Browne (hockey), Chris Mosier (triathlon/duathlon), Chloe Anderson (volleyball), and Pat Manuel (boxing). The series profiles the journeys of...
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Let It Grow

For many, the image of a person with facial hair can be sexy while for others it can be a complete turn-off, a straight up deal breaker in some cases. While there are some instances where hormonal issues or...
A U.K. study of freshwater fish has found a fifth of the male fish are now showing feminine traits due to oestrogen exposure. Scientists are blaming chemicals from birth control pills and makeup being flushed down drains as some of the...
The Trump administration has appointed Bethany Kozma, a known anti-transgender activist, as senior advisor for women's empowerment. In her new position, Kozma will serve the Office of Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment in the US Agency for International Development. She...
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has directed federal authorities to investigate the rising rate of murders involving transgender victims. Sessions spoke at a national summit on hate crimes in Washington D.C. on Thursday and advised the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division...
Pride month comes to a close soon, and  with events winding down after the massive NYC March, there seemed to be a sense of urgency this month. We’ve been hearing a lot about how the pride events are marches,...
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Say It With Pride!

On Sunday June 25th, New York City kicked off its annual LGBT Pride March. The streets, as usual, were lined with excited people of many races, religions, ages, genders, and sexualities. Pride flags, most noticeably the rainbow, were displayed...
Transgender vogue legend and ballroom dancer Leiomy Maldonado is starring in Nike's new #BeTrue campaign. This is the sportswear company's second commercial to feature a transgender person after having showcased athlete Chris Mossier last August. The spot is directed by...