Rwanda’s record on LGBTQ rights far outperforms its neighbors. But the lived reality for some transgender Rwandans doesn’t match the narrative.
The small town houses India’s first cooperative society run entirely by transgender women.
Two police were convicted of killing a trans woman and sentenced to 20 years in prison. It's the first conviction for the killing of a trans person in the nation's history.
You may think that in the ballroom scene everyone is loving and accepting. Unfortunately you can be judged in any community.
"Since many people turn to porn as a way to explore their kinks, fantasies, and questions about sexuality, we have an opportunity to educate while we entertain."
This is a win for the LGBTQ community in the Philippines, which has seen various incidents of discrimination against trans people in recent months.
“We're so okay with celebrating war on screen and yet get so threatened with love. Isn't it baffling?”
And yet a majority also admitted that the LGBTQ community experience “too much discrimination.”
The fact that punishment for rape against cis-gendered women is more than seven years, but for the trans community, it ranges from six months to two years, has led to the #RapeIsRape campaign.
Tons of men are into trans girls, they just don't admit it.
She made history this summer as the first black, trans, disabled model to sign with Elite Model Management. And she's just getting started.