The Dilemma of Every Trans Athlete

April 24, 2013 ·

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Five Attributes of Trans Allies

Last week in my Transgender Studies class, and also at a Diversity Day presentation that I made on the Auraria Campus, we talked about allies. In my opinion, allies are an important component of any group. They add numbers, they…
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Einstein's Fabulous Footwear

  No, it's not 'shopped. From what I've been able to gather, Einstein didn't value clothing norms; he instead wore what felt comfortable. It's well known that he hated wearing socks and had foot problems. It could be that he…
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Indian Trans Activist Interview About Marital Rights

The fight continues around the globe to respect the human rights of transwomen to get married.   Check out this interview on Indian television with trans activist Kalki.
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Counting the Cost

If my previous post seemed a little scattered and emotional, there's a reason for it.  The first trans community function I ever attended was a TDoR function, as was the first event I ever MCed outside a support group.   I've been…
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Are cis women facing violent transphobia? Absolutely.

Today we talk to a community news reporter who uncovered a story straight news refuses to cover: a cis woman is beaten in Colorado for being "trans," told that she didn't belong in Trump's America. Additionally, we have Gwen Smith's…
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“You kind of like me, don’t you, Chuck?”

Charles revisited the transgender/feminism debate, this time centering on the "Language Around Trans, How it Works, How it Doesn't...." Little Light said: "Honestly, I don't feel comfortable getting involved in this discussion until the trans people in it actually have…
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