Transgender & Intersex: March 2007

ENDA on the Agenda -- again

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | March 30, 2007 | 10:47 AM | comments

If and when ENDA passes, it will still be legal to fire on the basis of sexual orientation and/or gender identity between eighty-eight and ninety-two percent of the workers in the thirty-three states that do not have state legislation covering...Read More

Lawrence school board promotes tolerance

Filed by Bil Browning | March 28, 2007 | 12:06 AM | comments

Sources say that the Lawrence Township school district approved adding sexual orientation and gender identity to the non-discrimination policies. The vote was unanimous. While only a few people spoke against the policy, several testified in favor. I couldn't find anything...Read More

Enough is enough

Filed by Bil Browning | March 27, 2007 | 3:53 PM | comments

Ok, so what the hell? I'm going to climb up on my soapbox for a second here. This picture (click it to enlarge) has been spreading around the internet lately after TMZ posted it. And you know what? It really...Read More

Remember our youth

Filed by Bil Browning | March 18, 2007 | 9:32 AM | comments

It's hard enough to be a kid. Sometimes we get all caught up in politics and pointing out the homophobia and bigotry of our fellow citizens and we forget what it's like to grow up wondering what the hell...Read More

Code Pink tranny strike

Filed by Bil Browning | March 17, 2007 | 9:28 AM | comments

This video is too damn awesome. Everyone give a big roar for Midge Potts, a transgender veteran from Missouri. You can see her in the hot pink "IMPEACH BUSH NOW!" t-shirt (and matching pillbox hat!) over Valerie Plame's shoulder...Read More

Hate crime in Kokomo?

Filed by Bil Browning | March 03, 2007 | 12:58 PM | comments

Could Kokomo have been the latest scene for a hate crime? While the details are still fuzzy, it's worth taking a look. The mainstream media is definitely handling this poorly, no matter what... The Kokomo Tribune has an article up...Read More

Florida city police rough-up LGBT advocate

Filed by Jerame Davis | March 02, 2007 | 3:47 PM | comments

Florida. First they decide to fire a civil servant of over 14 years for being transgender. Then, to add insult to injury, they arrest and manhandle a well-known LGBT rights advocate for telling people it was wrong. On Tuesday, Nadine...Read More