Transphobia

RWNJ Pastor Wonders If CA Wildfires Are ‘Deserved Judgment’ (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor Wonders If CA Wildfires Are ‘Deserved Judgment’ (VIDEO)

Lately, whenever a natural disaster occurs, you can almost take it to the bank that some unhinged pastor is going to suggest that it happened because we somehow angered God. Earlier this week, a far-right pastor suggested the rash of wildfires in California are a sign that God is punishing the Golden State for its […]

J.K. Rowling Waved Her Magic Stylus At A Trumpkin, And The Result Was Glorious (TWEETS)

J.K. Rowling Waved Her Magic Stylus At A Trumpkin, And The Result Was Glorious (TWEETS)

Whenever you peruse the Twitter feed of a Donald Trump diehard, more often than not that you’re going to find something stupid, ignorant, or just plain wrong. Right-wing commentator Tomi Lahren usually serves up all three. A textbook example came when she danced a jig over Trump’s announcement that transgender Americans were no longer welcome in the […]

TX House Speaker Doesn’t Want ‘The Suicide Of A Single Texan On My Hands’ (VIDEOS)

TX House Speaker Doesn’t Want ‘The Suicide Of A Single Texan On My Hands’ (VIDEOS)

In early June, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced he was calling the legislature into special session in mid-July. The primary purpose will be to tackle must-pass legislation that keeps critical state agencies funded–including the state medical board. However, another item Abbott wants on the agenda is a bill that would make it harder for transgender […]

Watch Pat McCrory Take Advantage Of A Sexual Assault Victim

Watch Pat McCrory Take Advantage Of A Sexual Assault Victim

We in North Carolina have known for some time that Governor Pat McCrory’s moderate image is a mirage. He proved that beyond any doubt last week, when he effectively told his transgender constituents that they don’t need civil rights protections because there is no such thing as a transgender person. Well, if possible, McCrory went […]

Pat McCrory Spits On NC’s Transgenders, Says Trans People Don’t Exist (WITH VIDEO)

Pat McCrory Spits On NC’s Transgenders, Says Trans People Don’t Exist (WITH VIDEO)

We’ve seen some pretty outrageous legal briefs filed in defense of anti-LGBT laws. But last week, my state of North Carolina may have made one of the most outrageously homophobic and transphobic filings ever seen in an American courtroom. As far as Governor Pat McCrory is concerned, transgender people don’t deserve any legal protection because they’re merely […]

NC’s Homophobic Bathroom Bill Costs Charlotte NBA All-Star Game (WITH VIDEOS)

NC’s Homophobic Bathroom Bill Costs Charlotte NBA All-Star Game (WITH VIDEOS)

Ever since North Carolina passed a blatantly discriminatory law–popularly known as House Bill 2–which banned transgender people from using the bathroom aligned with their gender identity, businesses and entertainers have been fleeing the state in droves. Well, late Thursday afternoon, we learned North Carolina suffered its biggest loss yet as a result of this bathroom […]

This Wingnut Wants To Harass Women In Bathroom To Derail Transgender Rights

This Wingnut Wants To Harass Women In Bathroom To Derail Transgender Rights

A coalition of fundie groups in Washington state is trying really hard to derail the Evergreen State’s protections for transgender people. How hard? Well, some of them have suggested that they should chase women into the bathroom in order to get them to sign a petition to get their bigoted measure on the fall ballot. […]

WATCH: Fanatical Transphobic Street Preacher Harasses Teens, Police Intervene

WATCH: Fanatical Transphobic Street Preacher Harasses Teens, Police Intervene

Transphobic Angela Cummings, who seems obsessed about bathrooms, made news twice in the past several days. This street preacher is filled with so much evangelical zeal and piety that she took her crusade to a Target store last week to protest the evils of transgender people using public restrooms. Cummings yelled at Target shoppers in Queensbury, New York, for […]

Curt Schilling Axed By ESPN For Transphobic Meme

Curt Schilling Axed By ESPN For Transphobic Meme

Earlier today, we told you that Curt Schilling is catching well-deserved flak for passing on a particularly hateful meme attacking transgender people. Well, late Wednesday night, his bosses at ESPN responded in the most meaningful way possible–they axed him from his post as a baseball analyst. For those who missed it, Schilling is under fire for […]

NC State Rep Admits He Screwed Up Supporting HB2, Calls For Repeal (WITH VIDEO)

NC State Rep Admits He Screwed Up Supporting HB2, Calls For Repeal (WITH VIDEO)

Two weeks ago, the Republican-dominated North Carolina General Assembly rammed through a monstrous and blatantly unconstitutional law that requires transgender people to use the public restroom corresponding with the gender on their birth certificate. Now, one state representative who supported this bill has publicly admitted that he completely screwed up by voting for this outrageous bill. State representative […]

Nikki Haley Slams The Door On Planned SC Bathroom Bill (WITH VIDEO)

Nikki Haley Slams The Door On Planned SC Bathroom Bill (WITH VIDEO)

You may recall that on Wednesday, a Republican state senator in South Carolina introduced a bill that is a carbon copy of the monstrosity passed last month in North Carolina. Well, within less than 24 hours, Governor Nikki Haley all but assured that bill won’t become law. As she sees it, South Carolina doesn’t need such […]

Franklin Graham To Atlanta Crowd: Take Over The Cities To Stop Gay Rights (WITH VIDEO)

Franklin Graham To Atlanta Crowd: Take Over The Cities To Stop Gay Rights (WITH VIDEO)

It’s been no secret in recent years that Franklin Graham has been using the goodwill built up by his father, Billy Graham, to become a water-carrier for the religious right. But lately, Graham fils hasn’t even been trying to sound nonpartisan anymore. We got an example of this at a rally in Atlanta, when he […]

Depraved Va. Right-Wingers Potentially Reach Child Abuse Level In War On Bathrooms

Depraved Va. Right-Wingers Potentially Reach Child Abuse Level In War On Bathrooms

The whole GOP brouhaha over transgender students and bathrooms is bad enough on its own. The bigotry is quite obvious, even though it is attempting to masquerade as upper middle-class whitebread fear. “Oh, what happens when my child is sexually assaulted by a trans student he/she is forced to share a restroom with?” plenty of […]

Florida Pastor Fights LGBT Rights In The Most Idiotic Way Possible

Florida Pastor Fights LGBT Rights In The Most Idiotic Way Possible

So here’s a major facepalm for your mid-week: a Florida pastor has taken anti-LGBT rights ignorance to the next level by wearing long wigs in public and by threatening to use women’s washrooms. Kenneth Adkins has made his ridiculous crusade against LGBT rights very public, and posts his silly exploits on his facebook page. His idea being, […]

Huckabee SHOCKER: Confesses He’d Like To Be Transgender To ‘Shower With The Girls’

Huckabee SHOCKER: Confesses He’d Like To Be Transgender To ‘Shower With The Girls’

Disgusting conservative bigot and former governor, Mike Hucakbee, is causing extreme amounts of controversy yet again over a “joke” he has made about schools, transgender people and his own feelings. A new video has surfaced from the 2015 National Religious Broadcasters Convention, in Nashville, Tennessee, earlier. In the video, Huckabee demeans transgender people and makes […]

College Cancels ‘Vagina Monologues’ To Avoid Excluding Women Who Don’t Have Them

College Cancels ‘Vagina Monologues’ To Avoid Excluding Women Who Don’t Have Them

The Vagina Monologues?is an annual tradition production at Mount Holyoke College. The school is all-women, so the play makes sense ? until now. When Eve Ensler penned her play in 1996, she was celebrating the vagina and women’s sexuality. It was shocking. But it seems the play is no longer shocking. Now it is not […]

“Glee” Star Responds To Bill O’Reilly’s Anti Transgender Remarks

“Glee” Star Responds To Bill O’Reilly’s Anti Transgender Remarks

  Alex Newell, who stars on Fox TV’s hit show Glee?as the first transgender teen character on TV, Wade “Unique” Adams, addressed the transphopic remarks made by Bill O’Reilly regarding his character. O’Reilly had stated during a Fox New Channel “Culture Wars” segment about Glee and the storylines of gay and?transgender teens?on the show: If […]