Articles tagged with: Transgender

Feb23

Alt-right gay troll resigns from Breitbart following underage sex comment

POSTED ON // Thursday, 23 February 2017 Written by // Andrew Shaw

Alt-right gay troll resigns from Breitbart following underage sex comment

Milo Yiannopoulos, journalist and self-described ‘virtuous troll’ of Twitter has resigned his editorial position at far right news site Breitbart following comments about underage sex with boys.

Feb08

Trans contestant makes finalist for Britain's Next Top Model

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 08 February 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Trans contestant makes finalist for Britain's Next Top Model

As Britain’s Next Top Model (BNTM) gears up for its eleventh season, the show runners have announced the final twelve contestants ready to vie for the crown and amongst them is BNTM’s first transgender contestant.

Jan13

The extraordinary story of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf in I Am My Own Wife

POSTED ON // Friday, 13 January 2017 Written by // Rachel Cook

The extraordinary story of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf in I Am My Own Wife

The award winning play I Am My Own Wife written by Doug Wright is coming to Midsumma. Rachel Cook speaks with actor Ben Gerrard about the life of the extraordinary, Charlotte von Mahlsdorf.

Jan13

VEOHRC releases guide to stop misgendering in media

POSTED ON // Friday, 13 January 2017 Written by // Rachel Cook

VEOHRC releases guide to stop misgendering in media

A guide to encourage and enable journalists to report on gender identity respectfully has been released by the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission.

Nov24

Open Doors will remain open for trans youth thanks to donation

POSTED ON // Thursday, 24 November 2016 Written by // Andrew Shaw

Open Doors will remain open for trans youth thanks to donation

A Brisbane support service for LGBT youth has been granted a donation to maintain its transgender program.

Nov21

Something special happened at Sydney's Transgender Day of Remembrance candlelight vigil

POSTED ON // Monday, 21 November 2016 Written by // Colleen Windsor

Something special happened at Sydney's Transgender Day of Remembrance candlelight vigil

On Sunday night at Taylor Square in Sydney, the traditional heart of the LGBTI community, something very special happened.

Nov16

Georgie Stone becomes youngest person ever to receive ADC Making a Difference Award

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 16 November 2016 Written by // Glen Moret

Georgie Stone becomes youngest person ever to receive ADC Making a Difference Award

16-year-old teenager Georgie Stone has become the youngest person ever to receive the Anti-Defamation Commission’s Making a Difference Award.

Nov14

Candlelight vigil in Taylor Square to mark Transgender Day of Remembrance

POSTED ON // Monday, 14 November 2016 Written by // Reg Domingo

Candlelight vigil in Taylor Square to mark Transgender Day of Remembrance

The LGBTI community is urged to come out and support events marking Transgender Day of Remembrance this Sunday, November 20.

Nov14

Sydney marks Transgender Day of Remembrance 2016

POSTED ON // Monday, 14 November 2016 Written by // Colleen Windsor

Sydney marks Transgender Day of Remembrance 2016

Transgender Day of Remembrance was established in 1999 as a memorial to those who were killed due to anti-transgender hatred or prejudice.

Nov10

Crowdfunding campaign launched to help transgender youth

POSTED ON // Thursday, 10 November 2016 Written by // Reg Domingo

Crowdfunding campaign launched to help transgender youth

The Inner City Legal Centre is seeking public support to continue its vital work in helping transgender youth with the launch of a crowdfunding campaign.