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Shemale Documentary or Christian Hit Piece?

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I recently was asked to review the movie “American Beauties” by Groove Films. The description that came with the email gives you a slight clue that something is amiss here. “American Beauties (2005) is an award-winning documentary on Asian transgender immigrants. We enter the secretive, often misunderstood world of immigrant male to female transgenders. In…

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Rose Colored Glasses

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In March of 2006, I suggested to members of the Indianapolis GLBT activist community that they not support the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) fund raisers in the state until HRC fully supported transgender people in hate crimes legislation. I received an email back from Donna Rose, who served on the HRC Business Council. “There is…

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Soap Transition Support

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In the past I’ve written posts supporting the “All My Children” transgender character Zoey/Zarf (here and here). Recently, Zoey (the soap character) took part in a support group with real transgender people. Simply amazing. I’m so glad to see this. There’s a good representation of sex and race in the scene. Typically in the media…

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Congrats Autumn!

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The EYE is on Autumn! She was mentioned by CBS News!!!

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Radical Feminists and Transgenders UNITED!

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Can we can all agree that anyone who gets their kicks off by mocking women is a patriarchal jackass that truly hates women?

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War of the Words

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Could we be winning the war of the words? I got this google alert in my email box today: Notice the actual piece that the google alert was linked to: There is hope yet. We may not be winning the “war”, but we’re winning some battles.

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