Month: May 2014

Missouri (USA)

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House Bill 1371 appears to be a comprehensive overhaul of Missouri’s criminal laws.  The criminal law now defines “sexual orientation” as “male…

Nonforcible Sexual Advances and the Cotton Ceiling (USA)

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A California politician has introduced legislation (AB 2501) to stop homophobes from claiming a Gay Panic defense in cases where…

Alison J. Walkley @AJWalkley

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Alison J. Walkley is a heterosexual woman engaged to a man. She believes that this blog is a “hate group”…

CeCe McDonald

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CeCe McDonald is a transgender woman who was attacked by a group in June 2011 yelling anti-gay, racist and anti-trans…

Tranny and @fakedansavage @anamariecox @UChicago (USA)

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Dan Savage and Ana Marie Cox are in hot water from trans people for daring to discuss in public why…

Hong Kong (China)

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Marriages between transgender individuals will be recognized as legal in Hong Kong beginning July whether or not lawmakers are able…

Duke University Press (USA)

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Duke University Press has released Transgender Studies Quarterly, the first non-medical academic journal devoted to transgender issues.

Elle Durnan (UK)

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Elle Margaret Durnan is a man who identifies as a woman from Edinburgh, Scotland. He has created a petition on…

Colorado (USA)

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The Colorado legislature is considering legislation to make it a crime to cyberbully minors through social media. Cyberbullying means posting…

In Re Julianna Tourmaline Fialkowski (USA)

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A Lynchburg, Virginia judge approved a name change for a transgender woman whose application previously was denied, her lawyer said….