'Woke' by Titania McGrath aka Andrew Doyle
I read ‘Woke’ by Titania McGrath and could not possibly roll my eyes any harder

OPINION/REVIEW: If you want to read a book of tired satire by a disgruntled white guy, look no further!

Luz, a trans asylum seeker from Honduras
WATCH: This is what it’s like in ICE’s ‘trans pod’

New Mexico’s Cibola County Correctional Center has housed over 180 transgender women seeking asylum, and ICE treated them like prisoners

Miley Cyrus in the Mother's Daughter music video
Miley Cyrus opens up about her Black Mirror episode

‘It’s just that no one else can play this because this is my life. Like, you just took my life’

Trans activist Rania Zara Medina will stay on as a representative for the Malaysia's health ministry fighting HIV (Photo: Facebook)
Malaysian health minister stands by trans appointee amid backlash

Rania Zara Medina’s appointment is a rare case of trans visibility in a country where LGBTI rights are backsliding

Trans woman Bessy Ferrera was killed in a drive-by shooting | Picture: Facebook
Second trans woman murdered in Honduras in under one week

Bessy Ferrera was killed just days after a trans TV presenter was gunned down last week

Sprinter Dutee Chand is official the fastest woman in India. (Photo: Twitter)
Bisexual sprinter silences critics with record-breaking win

‘Pull me down, I will come back stronger!’ Dutee Chand, who has faced a backlash since coming out as bisexual last month, wrote on Twitter

India promises unpopular bill will bring transgender into ‘the mainstream’

India’s recently re-elected prime minister, Narenda Modi, is pushing ahead with a bill transgender groups say ‘must be opposed at all costs’

Pose' Angelica Ross as Candy
‘Too close to home’: Pose addresses violence against trans women of color in heartbreaking episode

Indya Moore wrote an intimate and devastating thread about filming the episode

Megan Rapinoe and the USWNT celebrating their World Cup win
Megan Rapinoe speaks to America at World Cup celebration: ‘We have to love more, hate less’

Before winning the World Cup, the team publicly clashed with Donald Trump

Janelle Monae
Janelle Monae wishes her mom had bought her a vibrator at a young age

‘I could have saved myself from so many poor decisions,’ pansexual singer says

Kelsey Ellison at Pride in London 2019
This bi woman was yelled awful slurs at on her way to Pride in London

She was verbally abused on the top deck of a bus by two people repeatedly shouting ‘We hate gays’

Trans woman protests by walking down the street naked in Zambia

Protesting naked is a Zambian tradition according to a local priest

Trans woman joins sex workers in body positive underwear campaign

They want to challenge stereotypes perpetuated in the porn industry

India's first openly-LGBTI athlete Dutee Chand on the cover of Cosmopolitan. (Photo: Instagram)
India’s first openly-LGBTI athlete is Cosmopolitan cover star

Bisexual sprinter Dutee Chand has faced mixed reactions since she came out last month

Sarah McBride
Sarah McBride running to be the first trans state senator in the US

She’s currently the national press secretary for HRC

Rapper Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj cancels Saudi Arabia concert to support LGBTI rights

She said the decision came after ‘better educating’ herself

Kelley O'Hara kisses girlfriend after World Cup final win | Photo: Screenshot
Trump fans tried to claim soccer’s Kelley O’Hara, then she kissed girlfriend

Fox News called her a ‘heroine’ after picking up the US flag, but they didn’t see what happened next

Santiago Carvajal was a popular transgender television personality in Honduras. (Photo: Facebook)
Popular trans television presenter gunned down in Honduras

Santiago Carvajal is now the 78th person in the media to be murdered since 2001

Hong Kong pop star Denise Ho before urging the UN Human Rights Council to suspend China (Photo: Facebook)
Lesbian pop star tells UN to remove China from rights council

Amid demonstrations by hundreds of thousands, Denise Ho urged the international community to protect freedoms in semi-autonomous Hong Kong

Supreme Court to hear Aimee Stephens' case
Meet the trans woman headed to the US Supreme Court for being unfairly fired

This is one of three LGBTI employment discrimination cases being reviewed by SCOTUS – its most significant LGBTI rights ruling since marriage equality

Fiona Wood | Picture: Twitter (@purpleprez)
A mother of two spat on a trans woman in broad daylight in England

Fiona Wood has spoken out about the incident five years on, now speaking as a Stonewall-awarded role model

Anti-trans women kicked out of National Theatre over protests

The women were holding protest placards with anti-trans slogans

Janelle Monae is a strong ally to the trans and nonbinary communities
Janelle Monáe: ‘We must do better for our trans siblings’

‘We have to protect our babies, especially in the LGBTQIA+ community’

Texas House ends session without passing bathroombill north carolina
Trans woman arrested in North Carolina after bathroom dispute

North Carolina was at the heart of a nation-wide dispute over trans individuals’ bathroom rights after passing the controversial ‘bathroom bill’ in 2016.

Inclusivity in the Church
Church of England to recognise marriages where one spouse changes gender

The CofE will only recognize same-sex marriages if the couple were the opposite sex when they married

Gay Pride London
UK Tory MPs twice as likely as public to oppose trans people self-identifying

It shadows the news that ministers will announce highly-anticipated reforms to the Gender Recognition Act

New restrictions at Brighton trans pride worry community

Organizers admit bag searches and police presence ‘can be intimidating for many people’

Jake Paul's part of the Team 10 collective | Picture: Instagram
Trans women say they were kicked out of Jake Paul’s pad for not being ‘real girls’

Team 10 collective have since announced it is investigating the allegations of transphobia