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Pakistan Introduces New Legislation Increasing Rights & Protections For Transgender People

Pakistan Introduces New Legislation Increasing Rights & Protections For Transgender People

While the US continues to see discrimination toward the transgender community from conservative groups and politicians, most notably in Donald Trump’s recent transgender military ban as well as the continual […]

August 30, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: World’s First Trans Sitcom & A Coming-Of-Age Indie Film About 2 Girls

FEMINIST FRIDAY: World’s First Trans Sitcom & A Coming-Of-Age Indie Film About 2 Girls

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, that part of the week where we get to sign-off by sharing our fave videos of the moment. We’re always on the hunt […]

August 25, 2017 ×
Transgender-Only Modelling Agencies Giving Visibility To An Underrepresented Fashion Demographic

Transgender-Only Modelling Agencies Giving Visibility To An Underrepresented Fashion Demographic

In the 2016 Spring and Fall diversity reports from The Fashion Spot, data regarding diversity in the fashion industry on the runway gave a mostly bleak picture of what we […]

August 7, 2017 ×
Web Series ‘America In Transition’ Explores Community, Family & Faith For Trans People Of Color

Web Series ‘America In Transition’ Explores Community, Family & Faith For Trans People Of Color

According to data collected by the FBI, LGBT people are more likely to be targets of hate crime than any other minority group. Although we seem to have made plenty […]

June 22, 2017 ×
How Healthcare Fails Transgender Patients With Medical Stigma, Misunderstanding & Policy

How Healthcare Fails Transgender Patients With Medical Stigma, Misunderstanding & Policy

By Elaine Reilly We have recently covered the ways in which women are failed by the healthcare system. Women’s pain is often taken less seriously by doctors, making it harder […]

June 16, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Glennon Doyle Melton On White Feminism, & A Powerful Indian Trans Parenting Story

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Glennon Doyle Melton On White Feminism, & A Powerful Indian Trans Parenting Story

It’s about that time of the week when we catch up on another edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly series where we get to share the videos we are fan-girling […]

May 5, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Trans Youtuber Gigi Gorgeous Breaks Barriers & David Schwimmer’s Sexual Assault PSAs

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Trans Youtuber Gigi Gorgeous Breaks Barriers & David Schwimmer’s Sexual Assault PSAs

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, the series where we share a handful of our favorite videos this week! It’s our favorite way to end the week, and an […]

April 28, 2017 ×
How The Transgender Model Movement Is Diversifying The Fashion Industry

How The Transgender Model Movement Is Diversifying The Fashion Industry

Not too long ago, if someone would have told you that a plus-sized model was to make the front cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition, you would have shaken your […]

October 11, 2016 ×
If We Believe In Equality, Shouldn’t The Transgender Community Be Part Of The US Census?

If We Believe In Equality, Shouldn’t The Transgender Community Be Part Of The US Census?

By Danika McClure Laverne Cox caused the transgender tipping point last year when she graced the cover of TIME magazine. Since her appearance on the reality television program, ‘I Want […]

October 22, 2015 ×
‘Living Different’ Series Feat. Women Who Are Breaking Down Society’s Norms

‘Living Different’ Series Feat. Women Who Are Breaking Down Society’s Norms

Move over ‘Bad Girls Club’, because a new series is set to give the Oxygen network a more female empowered reputation! ‘Living Different’ which will screen early January 2015 is […]

December 23, 2014 ×
WEEKLY WRAP UP VIDEO: OITNB Revolutionizing Female Representation On TV

WEEKLY WRAP UP VIDEO: OITNB Revolutionizing Female Representation On TV

‘Orange Is The New Black’ is revolutionizing the way women are representing in mainstream TV. The hit show has such a diverse array of female characters, including the very first […]

June 14, 2014 ×
Laverne Cox Talks About #YesAllWomen & Female Representation

Laverne Cox Talks About #YesAllWomen & Female Representation

Have you ever wondered why some people have the courage to speak their mind, and others don’t? A lot of the time the difference is having support and representation. That […]

June 13, 2014 ×