LGBTQ

#SayHerName Dee Whigham: 25-Year-Old Transgender Woman Stabbed 119 Times By Navy Sailor

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Details have been released about the murder of a 25-year-old transgender woman that occurred in July at a Tennessee hotel. Dee Whigham’s body was found in a hotel, and the man who has been charged in her death appeared in court on Tuesday. Dwanya Hickerson,...

Spelman To Consider Admitting Transgender Applicants

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The president of Spelman has created a task force to decide whether or not transgender applicants can be admitted to the all-women’s college. In a welcome back letter to the campus, President Mary Schmidt Campbell stated her task force plans. The letter stated: In national...

Stacey Dash on Transgender People: ‘They Should Pee in Bushes’

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Stacey Dash is at it again. And this time she’s out promoting her upcoming memoir that nobody asked for. In an interview with Entertainment Tonight, Dash touched on the subject of transgender people using bathrooms that don’t correlate to the sex they were born. “It’s...

Obama to Public Schools: Allow Transgender Students Access to Bathrooms

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The Obama administration wants to make public schools allow transgender children to use the bathrooms that matches their gender identity, sources told ABC News. The administration sent a letter that states as part of federal funding, “a school may provide separate facilities on the basis...

Caitlyn Jenner Will Reportedly Pose Nude for ‘Sports Illustrated’

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Caitlyn Jenner is a media darling and I can’t figure out why. Sure, when she first emerged publicly, her story of transitioning from beloved Olympian, husband, and father to trans woman was extremely compelling, but since then, Jenner has yet to do anything to advance...

Amandla Stenberg Doesn’t Want To Be Defined By Her Sexuality

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Shared something on the teenvogue snapchat last night. Bi black girls unite. https://t.co/gvXdtKLUfT — Amandla (@amandlastenberg) January 8, 2016 Recently, 17-year-old Actress and bona-fide young Activist Amandla Stenberg came out as bisexual. But while her statement was made publicly on Twitter, Stenberg doesn’t necessarily want...