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Scarlett Johansson says she should be allowed to ‘play any person, or any tree, or any animal’
She still doesn't get it.
Jake Paul’s Team 10 responds to transphobia allegations
Two women say they were kicked out of a party because they're trans.
Women say Jake Paul’s team kicked them out of party, made transphobic comments
'We're not real girls apparently.'
Brooklyn Lindsey is the 11th Black transgender woman killed in U.S. this year
She was shot multiple times.
Trans/Sex: Strap-ons for trans women, inclusive porn games, and online dating
Buy a gender-affirming strap-on or play a trans-inclusive adult game.
Suspect arrested for murder of Chynal Lindsey, a Black trans woman
Police say there is no reason to suspect a serial killer.
The internet is celebrating a ban on ‘gay and trans panic’ defense for murder
This makes New York only the sixth state to ban the defense.
Democrats vote to block transgender troop ban
Nine Republicans also voted in support of the amendment.
How online allies joined a trans artist’s street art war
These stickers have implications far beyond one neighborhood’s walls.
2 trans women killed within 3 months in the same neighborhood
Zoe Spears is the 10th trans woman who's been killed in the U.S. this year.
Deeply transphobic ad in ‘Cyberpunk 2077’ represents everything wrong with cyberpunk
It's eye-catching in all the wrong ways.
Chanel Scurlock is the fifth trans woman killed in last month
Local news outlets keep misgendering her.
Layleen Polanco is the 10th trans woman found dead in U.S. this year
People are using #Justice4Layleen to demand answers.
Twitter suspended me for making a ‘slut’ joke. But what if I am a slut?
Twitter seems to have a problem with reclaimed slurs.
The feel-good viral hero behind #ItsAboveMe has been canceled
Hotel employee Craig Brooks' viral fame stumbles when users find a history of transphobia.
Lyft’s in-app pronoun choices are rainbow capitalism at its worst
Many feel that it’s just another company trying to make money off queer folks.
Report: Trans asylum seeker dies after being held in ICE custody
Detainees at the center say they've waited weeks for medical care.