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POSE: the new TV show starring five trans women

POSE: the new TV show starring five trans women

Ryan Murphy prepares a new TV show starring five transexual women. We're bringing great news today for the community. For those who are, or have been addicted to shows like Nip/Tuck, Glee, American Horror Story, American Crime Story or Feud, Ryan Murphy brings another show that will probably be a huge success too, breaking barriers on the small screen, this time with the largest transgender…
Hundreds of trans change gender identity after rule change

Hundreds of trans change gender identity after rule change

Hundreds of transgender New Yorkers have legally changed their gender following a rule change. A total of 731 transgender residents of New York City have changed their legal gender following the rule change from 2014, enacted in 2015. The City Council and the Health Department, made it easier for trans people to change their gender identity on their birth certificate.…
French Vogue’s new issue features first transgender model

French Vogue’s new issue features first transgender model

Vogue Paris’s next issue is going to feature the magazine’s first ever transgender cover model. Valentina Sampaio, originally from Brazil, will make her debut on the foremost French fashion title in March. Emmanuelle Alt, Vogue Paris editor, said she has ‘beauty striking enough to stun on the cover of Vogue’. In the editorial column, Alt says a transgender model is…
Model Gigi Gorgeous Detained at Dubai Airport for Being Transgender

Model Gigi Gorgeous Detained at Dubai Airport for Being Transgender

The Canadian model, who candidly documented her transition on YouTube, described the ordeal as "one of the scariest moments of my entire life." "After being detained and held at the Dubai airport for over 5 hours, this was the moment my baby came to rescue me," Gorgeous captioned a photo embracing friend Nats Getty. She continued, "Yesterday was one of the scariest…

'Only Wish,' GLAAD Holiday Card Initiative, Pressures Governors To Support Gay Marriage

Leading lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) advocacy organization GLAAD is spearheading a new holiday initiative to put pressure on states that have yet to legalize gay marriage -- and you can help! With 34 U.S. states left on the road to marriage equality for same-sex couples, GLAAD is encouraging LGBT families and allies through their "Only Wish" campaign to…

'Gay' Caveman Likely a Media Myth

Historians and archaeologists are dubious over media reports that refer to a recently unearthed skeleton as a 'gay' caveman. The remains, found outside of Prague in the Czech Republic, are of a man lying on his left side and facing west, which is how many women of the time were laid to rest. The man also has items associated with…