Transgender & Intersex: February 2007

Respected trans woman fired for being trans

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 28, 2007 | 12:33 AM | comments

From 365gay:Largo city commissioners voted Tuesday night to fire its longtime city administrator less than a week after she disclosed she is embarking on sex reassignment. For 14 years Steven Stanton was an admired overseer of the Tama Bay community's...Read More

Jimmy Kimmel, seriously

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 26, 2007 | 8:15 AM | comments

Kimmel from last Thursday (h/t to Autumn at the Blend): What do we expect from the former co-host of The Man Show? Seriously, this guy needs to wake up and get himself an education. Not only does he make fun...Read More

Read the Fine Print rally a success

Filed by Bil Browning | February 19, 2007 | 5:50 PM | comments

Today's "Read the Fine Print" rally at the Statehouse was a success, I think. About 500-600 people gathered at the Statehouse rotunda to demand that Indiana's LGBT citizens get the same rights as other Hoosiers. Indiana Equality and HRC sponsored...Read More

Help Helen help you

Filed by Bil Browning | February 12, 2007 | 6:16 AM | comments

This weekend at a dinner party I was talking to Carl Brizzi's Chief of Staff, Helen Marchal. We were talking about the proposed hate crimes law and I promised her that I would ask bilerico readers to help her to...Read More

Rally at the Statehouse!

Filed by Carrie Wooten | February 05, 2007 | 8:00 PM | comments

This coming Thursday, Planned Parenthood will be holding a rally at the Indiana Statehouse to advocate for "Prevention First" legislation. The proposed legislation aims at fighting right-wing religious doctrines that are currently invading sexual education curriculum. It also serves to...Read More