Air Travel Is Even More of a Nightmare When You're Trans

Air travel is pretty much the worst: you are forced to wait for an excruciatingly long amount of time in order to board an airborne vector for disease that's filled with squalling infants and various bland pretzel snacks. However, for transgender and genderqueer passengers, who often face undue scrutiny from TSA… » 5/27/14 4:00pm 5/27/14 4:00pm

Trans Woman Sues CrossFit Over Discrimination

Chloie Jonnson, pictured here looking 100000000% badass, is suing CrossFit over not allowing her to compete as a woman in the CrossFit Games. In the $2.5 million lawsuit against the company, she says that since she has undergone GRS and is recognized as a woman in her home state of California that she should be… » 3/06/14 9:58pm 3/06/14 9:58pm

Model Disqualified from Miss Universe for Being Trans Gets Elle Spread

Jenna Talackova, the model who was abruptly disqualified from Miss Universe Canada when it came to light that she'd been born male, continues to win at things that are far more important than a pageant conglomerate run by a sleazy gremlin (Donald Trump, preeminent Gremlin of Sleaze). Since then, she's enjoyed a long… » 12/19/13 3:20pm 12/19/13 3:20pm

California Lawmakers Pass K-12 Transgender Rights Bill

Great news: yesterday, the California senate approved a state-wide K-12 transgender rights bill. The bill, AB-1266, would mandate that public schools respect transgender students' identity by giving them the right to "participate in sex-segregated programs, activities, and facilities" — meaning that trans students… » 7/04/13 2:30pm 7/04/13 2:30pm