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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.
Trump’s transphobic policies are disgusting—but they aren’t new
How an anti-LGBTQ organization's talking points are becoming national policy.
HUD proposal would allow homeless shelters to refuse trans people
This comes only a day after Ben Carson said there were no plans to do so.
Trans/Sex: Solid sex toy picks for pre-op and non-op trans women
It's time to close the pleasure gap.
Trans military ban causes student to lose ROTC scholarship
He may not be able to afford his college education.
Cyberpunk hookups and lesbian sex: The best trans porn for queer trans women
From pet play to sapphic dates, there's something for every trans girl.
Student expelled for defending herself against boys ‘protesting’ in girls’ bathroom
Apparently, trans girls aren’t allowed in the girls' bathroom, but a group of self-identified boys are.
Video shows a Black transgender woman being brutally beaten in public
Police are investigating it as a hate crime.