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“Change begins with finding your voice.” Barack Obama gives an inspiring response to transgender activist’s question

A transgender activist had just one question for President Barack Obama – and the former leader of the free world delivered. The event in New Delhi saw Obama, whose presidency

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Rihanna: “Transgender people are not a marketing tool.”

Rihanna has never been shy of speaking her mind and her latest views, on the status of transgender models, have been widely praised on social media. The singer was asked

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Grindr is no longer ‘men-only’ as update adds support for women and trans people

Grindr has added options to cater for women and transgender people as well as gay men. The hook-up app, which has traditionally been for gay men, rolled out the changes

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Dear Gay Men, Our Trans Advocacy Sucks. We Need To Do Better

Originally published on intomore.com Last week was Trans Awareness Week, a time for the spreading of transgender support and information that ends with a reminder of their humanity on Trans

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Judge Blocks Donald Trump’s Transgender Military Ban

A U.S. District Court judge has blocked President Trump’s decision to bar transgender people from serving in the military. The policy appeared “not genuinely based on legitimate concerns regarding military

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Ryan Murphy Assembles Largest Transgender Cast Ever For Scripted Series In Latest Drama ‘Pose’

Ryan Murphy is making TV history with his latest FX drama, Pose, assembling the largest cast of transgender actors in series regular roles ever for a scripted series. The five

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Playboy debuts its first transgender Playmate, French model Ines Rau

Playboy has made history this month by featuring its first-ever transgender Playmate. The November 2017 Playmate is Ines Rau, well known as a fashion model with past credits including Balmain

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Trans man in Botswana wins High Court battle to be recognized as male

After a 10-year legal battle, a trans man in Botswana will now be legally recognized as a male. The Botswana High Court ruled that the man’s constitutional rights had been

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Dave Chappelle rejects accusations of transphobia after ‘man-pussy’ comments about Caitlyn Jenner

Comedian Dave Chappelle has denied he is transphobic after a number of his remarks were condemned. “I wouldn’t consider myself that because I’m not even sure what the term means,”

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The re-imagining your favourite Disney characters as trans

An artist in America has taken to reinventing famous Disney characters as their transgender counterparts. Classic characters including Achilles, Pinocchio, Ariel, Jasmine and Tiana have all been given the trans