Who’d launch a new LGBTQ+ club night in the middle of a pandemic? Jade Phoenix, that’s who. Here’s Rob Harkavy in conversation with the very lovely Jade.
Mastercard has announced their commitment to bring the True Name™ card to Europe in 2020, enabling people to reflect their preferred identity on their payment cards.
Jesusa Fidel Ventura Reyes was tortured, killed and then beheaded on the night of 18th May Flores in the Mexican state of Veracruz.
Above image shows Indonesian police harassing and hosing down three trans women in Sumatra in 2018 Horrifying crime is the latest in a spate of anti-LGBT violence over recent years. Amnesty International is calling on the Indonesian authorities urgently to investigate the murder of a trans woman, Mira, who was accused Continue Reading
Cast your eye to the top of the page you’re looking at right now and you’ll see this website described as “the world’s most fabulous LGBTQ online magazine”. The important thing here is not that we’re fabulous – everyone knows that – but that we proudly include the T for trans. Continue Reading
Steven Smith meets actress, model and trans activist, 39 year old Nicole Gibson. Nicole is currently featured in Starbucks UK’s #whatsyourname campaign. Starbucks says that writing your name on a cup and calling it out is a symbol of a warm welcome. In addition to increasing LGBTQ+ visibility, the campaign supports Mermaids, the Continue Reading
The LGB Alliance has been under fire for its controversial ideology regarding the trans-community. I have spoken to the Alliance’s co-founder and several people within the LGBTQ+ to learn more… First J.K. Rowling, then Boy George. The new decade has already delivered top-drawer controversy within our queer spaces. High-profile celebrities are Continue Reading
A club in the top flight of Argentinian football became the first team in the division’s history to sign a trans player. Club Villa San Carlos Femenino are currently propping up the Primera Division A – the first division – but they hope that Mara Gomez, their new striker, can rack up Continue Reading
I don’t know about you, but I am mightily fed up with the division, polarisation and hatred that seem to have defined life on these islands since the 2016 Brexit referendum. Social media, especially Twitter, has become a rancid sewer of unfettered bile, not only directed at Muslims, Jews, people of Continue Reading
With China classifying trans people as mentally ill, many are turning to to the black market for treatment. Trans people in China are performing highly dangerous surgery on themselves and buying unsafe hormone treatments on the black market because it is almost impossible for them to access the health care they Continue Reading