transgender

  • Judge passes law expanding transgenders’ right to use public restrooms!

    A federal judge approved a legal settlement Tuesday affirming transgender people’s right to use restrooms matching their gender identity in many North Carolina public buildings. The consent decree is expected to end a protracted lawsuit challenging North Carolina’s so-called bathroom bill and the law that replaced it. The agreement...
  • Transgender teen crowned Prom King of his high school!

    A transgender teen got the royal treatment when he was crowned prom king of his Cape Cod high school.   View this post on Instagram   if the crown fits might as well wear it🤷🏽‍♂️ A post shared by Nick James Bulman (@realspicegod) on May 26, 2019 at 7:25am...
  • Florida’s First Transgender Lutheran Pastor

    On a recent Sunday in April, the Reverend Kit Robison delivered a sermon about the commandment to love God and love your neighbor as yourself. For a long time, Robison told parishioners, she struggled with the end of that command: to love herself. At the end of the service,...
  • Assistant principal suspended after transgender harassment claims

    A West Virginia high school suspended its assistant principal on Tuesday after a transgender student accused him of harassment. Liberty High School assistant principal Lee Livengood was suspended with pay following a complaint by sophomore Michael Critchfield, who said Livengood harassed him in a school bathroom last month, according to West Virginia’s...
  • Wow! Teacher fired for not using transgender pronouns

    Evangelist Franklin Graham is showing support for a Virginia high school teacher who was fired for not using a transgender student’s preferred gender pronoun. “Peter’s lawyer is right to ask where are the teacher’s First Amendment rights in all of this?” Graham said in a Facebook post. “Why is tolerance never...
  • Frontier pilot has been suspended for making threats on Facebook against a 12-year-old transgender

    AP Frontier Airlines has suspended one of its pilots that is accused of making threats on Facebook against a 12-year-old transgender girl for using the girls’ bathroom at her school in Oklahoma. In a statement, the Denver-based low-cost airline said that the unnamed pilot was suspended on August 13 pending...
  • Judge refuses to release identity of transgender teen

    Elliott Whitaker thought that his legal name change would be a “formality.” The 15-year-old transgender boy and his parents had been told that, typically, a judge would just ask benign questions like “Do you like school?” or “What sports do you play” before processing the paperwork that would make Elliott’s feminine-sounding birth name...
  • Anchorage voters are 1st in US to defeat ‘bathroom bill’

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – Voters in Alaska’s largest city have become the first in the U.S. to defeat a so-called bathroom bill referendum that asked them to require people to use public bathrooms and locker rooms consistent with their gender at birth. Anchorage voters turned down a proposition that would...
  • #SayHerName: Amia Tyrae Berryman Is The 7th Transgender Woman Killed in 2018

    Transgender women of color are disproportionately victims of fatal violence. And tragically, another Black transgender women has been murdered. According to WBRZ, on March 26 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, “Officers responded to the Shades Motel on Airline Highway around 1:15 a.m. At the scene was a man with apparent...