Damn, we slept right through Caturday. Sorry! Submit photos with your feline BFF for us to post next week.
Binders4Teens raises money to buy custom binders for teenage transmales ages 13-17. Donations can…
Alex (http://imheretocrushthepatriarchy.tumblr.com/) brought to our attention that there is a wonderful organization doing their best to help people ages 13-17 receive binders. If you are in need of binder or just want to check it out, here’s the link to their facebook page!
Breaking down barriers for transgender athletes? Toronto muscleman Kinnon MacKinnon prefers lifting them.
From Gay Monopoly to Twinkees and Trolls: View our collection of gay and lesbian board games from the 1970s, 80s, and 90s.
Flashback Friday to the HERO issue of OP, featuring a whole team of trans people who paved the way, including Jamison Green. Mr. Green is a trans man who has devoted over half of his life to changing the world for trans people. All photos from the archives of Jamison Green. His interview is found on pages 38-45 in Original Plumbing’s 11th issue.
While working on a presentation on Working with LGBTQ youth for teachers I found this new campaign - Gender Is Not Uniform.
Here is a note from the creator: “For me and my friends growing up, being told things like ‘you have to wear this because that’s what boys wear” or “dresses are for not for your body type” was frustrating and a pretty bad time.??
The bottom line for me is, if someone feels happier and more comfortable in a particular ‘type’ of uniform, then that’s something that should be encouraged, not punished. Students have enough to focus on at school, having to fight to be yourself shouldn’t be added to that.”
These kids are so frickin cute!!
An explanation of progress made by the genderqueer community in creating gender neutral terminology, by Rachelle Landry
(Note: Through research on google, I found gender neutral pronouns for French. Same for Spanish and even (meager) results Portuguese. If your language is…
Hang out with ROCCO KATASTROPHE, AMOS MAC & a whole lotta talented LA darlings while we celebrate the premiere of the very exciting, can’t-wait-to-watch-all-episodes-in-one-sitting tv show, Transparent!
This After Party will feature: DANCING - CONSUMING - SMILING - SLURRING - CELEBRATING - NO COVER - STEALTH HATS - WEST COAST TRANS PEOPLE - MANY DIFFERENT TYPES OF HUMANS - and MORE!
We’re excited. See you soon. Monday September 15 / 10PM-2AM / Broadway Bar / 21+ / No Cover