Charlotte City Council @NotInCharlotte #DontDoItCharlotte (USA)

The Charlotte City (North Carolina) Council is set to expand the city nondiscrimination ordinance to include protections based on sexual orientation and gender identity. During the fall elections, at least eight of 11 council members said they would support expanding the ordinance for LGBT residents. It takes a majority of six council members to pass the … Continue reading “Charlotte City Council @NotInCharlotte #DontDoItCharlotte (USA)”

.@glosswitch & @Feminist_Times @charlotteraven @renireni @RozKaveney (UK)

The UK feminist Glosswitch claims that Feminist Times invites her to write a blog post on anything. When she submitted a post discussing transgenderism and inclusion, she was told that Feminist Times would not publish it. It is unsurprising that Feminist Times would not run this, as many of their editors and contributing edits, including Roz … Continue reading “.@glosswitch & @Feminist_Times @charlotteraven @renireni @RozKaveney (UK)”

Charlotte Richardson Andrews @_choobacca Laura Graham @LorGraham (UK)

Laura Graham is apparently a queer transwoman and Charlotte Richardson Andrews is a “queer” woman who target Lesbians for harassment.  Specifically, Graham and Andrews believes that Actual Dykes do not have the right to protest the colonisation of Dyke Marches by Men and Bisexuals. These Women are supporting the efforts of Sarah Brown, a misogynistic Man who … Continue reading “Charlotte Richardson Andrews @_choobacca Laura Graham @LorGraham (UK)”

Charlottesville, Virginia (USA)

As part of its legislative priorities, the City of Charlottesville included a bill pushed Equality Virginia to enact legislation prohibiting discrimination in state and local government employment based on sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.  On September 19, 2011, the City Council unanimously agreed to stand behind the organization’s efforts to reintroduce 2011 HB 2046, entitled “A bill … Continue reading “Charlottesville, Virginia (USA)”

Kristen McKay (Canada)

Kristen McKay, a man who identifies as a transgender woman, filed a complaint with the P.E.I. Human Rights Commission “alleging she was refused service at a local salon because of her transgender status.” McKay claims he went in to Carrie’s Esthetic Salon in Charlottetown to get his nails and makeup done, and for makeup lessons, … Continue reading “Kristen McKay (Canada)”

Derrick Horton / Ralayzia Taylor (USA)

In 2016 Derrick Horton, a man who identifies as a woman named Ralayzia Taylor, sexually assaulted a 15-year-old boy in a public park in Charlotte, NC.  Shortly after, the teen and two friends allegedly struck Taylor with a hatchet several times, leaving deep wounds on his back. “Taylor, also known as Derrick Horton, is charged … Continue reading “Derrick Horton / Ralayzia Taylor (USA)”

Transgender Activist Dana Rivers (USA)

Dana Rivers, a man who identifies as a woman, was arrested in Oakland, CA following the murders of Patricia Wright and Charlotte Reed, a lesbian couple, and their 19-year-old son Toto “Benny” Diambu-Wright.  When police arrived at the couple’s East Oakland home to investigate reported gunshots, they found the three victims had suffered fatal stabbing … Continue reading “Transgender Activist Dana Rivers (USA)”

North Carolina & Pat McCrory @PatMcCroryNC (USA)

The North Carolina State Assembly approved a bill, House Bill 2, that overturns Charlotte, NC’s expansion of its non-discrimination ordinance, specifically, the controversial provision that allows individuals access to the sex-segregated facilities they identify with, rather than the facility intended for an individual of their sex class. Governor Pat McCrory signed the bill, stating, “This new … Continue reading “North Carolina & Pat McCrory @PatMcCroryNC (USA)”