iOS app Android app

Miss Universe Canada

Why I Did An About-Face And Boarded The Jenna Talackova PR Train

Courtney O'Donnell | Posted 07.22.2012 | Gay Voices
Courtney O'Donnell

I've now an eye on the big picture: winning the hearts and minds of those not quite on board with trans people. If this involves embracing something seemingly shallow, so be it. My hat goes off to Jenna for opening some doors we couldn't have done easily otherwise.

Donald Trump Should Prove He's A Man, Says Gloria Allred On Behalf Of Transgender Miss Universe Contestant Jenna Talackova

Emerson Whitney | Posted 06.05.2012 | Gay Voices
Emerson Whitney

While Allred's assertion of Talackova's gender as valid and important is reassuring, the argument that because Talackova has "appropriate" identity documents, her status as a woman is more valid than it would be without them is frustrating for many transgender and gender-variant people.