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Uncomfortable Themes Make For Relevant Revival Are WE at the Cabaret?

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 07.24.2016 | Entertainment
Charles Karel Bouley

Harrison, Goss and the Kit Kat Girls in Cabaret. Photos courtesy of Pantages Theatre By Karel Charles Karel Bouley I was uncomfortable leaving ...

Time to Stop Judging and Boycotting

Karl Wilder | Posted 04.22.2016 | Politics
Karl Wilder

How helpful are we being when we back North Carolina into a corner? Entertainers now consider it vogue to boycott. Industry is doing the same. Do we really want a state filled with disenfranchised, unemployed people who no longer have any Facebook friends because of this law?

The Truth About Dating Transexual Women

Quora | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Quora

Hi, I'm a trans woman. I understand that there exist people who, based on what they've seen in porn are specifically interested in dating women like me. Let's talk about why that happens and what that can feel like for the trans woman in question.

Being Trans By Being Yourself

Quora | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Quora

I once told my therapist: "I'd rather live my life as a funny looking woman than try to exist another day as a man.

Victory Announced as Texas Judge Ordered By Superior Courts to Reinstate Transgender Widow's Marriage to Fallen Firefighter

Nikki Araguz Loyd | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Nikki Araguz Loyd

After nearly 6 years of fighting, my life has changed again with just one order.

'I Am Cait': Loving Someone Who Is Transgender

Tammy Nelson, Ph.D. | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Tammy Nelson, Ph.D.

In this latest post in my series on "Being Trans and the People Who Love Them," I interviewed Anna Baxter M.A., a Relationship and Gender Counselor practicing in Roswell, Georgia.

We Need More Trans Women Represented In Art History

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.31.2015 | Arts

Warning: This article contains nude imagery and may not be appropriate for work environments. It's 2015, and transgender women star in television sh...

Here Are The Most Common Questions About The Trans Community, Answered

Scout, Ph.D. | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Scout, Ph.D.

At every LGBTQ training I give, people are the most interested in one thing: trans people. So what is transgender? It's a persistent feeling that your gender does not match the sex you were assigned at birth. Evidence leads us to believe we are about .5 percent of the population, or one in every 200 people.

A Movement That Matters: Trans Rights in Lesotho

Randal Mason | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Randal Mason

"There's a lot of stigma in the general population," says Tampose Mothopeng, a human rights defender from Lesotho, who's been described by NPR as "young, idealistic, and transsexual."

What Is The Difference Between Transgender And Transsexual?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

In this week's video from Arielle Scarcella, the YouTube star features a fellow vlogger, and transgender woman, and asks her to talk about her own exp...

Best of Venice: Julia, a True Anti-Conformist Heroine

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 06.27.2014 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

The German documentary Julia tells the fascinating true life tale of a beautiful Lithuanian transexual prostitute living in Berlin, and accompanies her voyage through nearly ten years, thanks to the lens and love of filmmaker J. Jackie Baier.

My Only Deal Breaker

Annie Chagnot | Posted 10.13.2013 | Women
Annie Chagnot

You know, that's funny. Because I have ONE THING too. One thing that I consider a deal breaker. My ONLY deal breaker, really. ONE EFFING THING that any guy I date HAS to be okay with...

WATCH: Transgender Soccer Player Defies Prejudice

Posted 05.22.2012 | Latino Voices

Miranda Salman was born a man. Today she is one of the stars of an all women soccer team. As a young boy it was obvious Salman had a talent for so...

PHOTO: Lea T. Covers Elle Brazil!

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 11.30.2011 | Style

Hooray for Lea T.! Or if we're getting particular, hooray for Elle Brazil, for choosing Lea T. for its December cover. The Brazilian transsexual mo...

Buying Porn For Bin Laden

Robert Brenner | Posted 07.20.2011 | Comedy
Robert Brenner

COURIER: Uh, I'd like to buy some porn.for a, uh, friend. He lives in a large, walled-off compound in the suburbs of Abbottabad. It's kind of like the Playboy mansion -- minus the Bunnies, of course.

The Additional Challenges Of Transgender Aging

Joanne Herman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Joanne Herman

Medicare, Medicaid, VA and private health insurance generally do not cover transgender health, and especially not surgery.

How Our Candidates Insult American Intelligence

Johnathan Wilber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Johnathan Wilber

Let's talk about Josephine, the transsexual, who lives next door. If you live in rural America, you may have never met Josephine, and if you have, you might not have even noticed that Josephine was at one time Joseph.