Sunday, March 27, 2011
Thursday, March 17, 2011
Priscila, a 22-year old trans woman in Brazil (born Gustavo Brandão Aguilar), was captured on surveillance camera being shot seven times, execution style, earlier this month. It is -- and I do not write this lightly, or with malice -- to be expected in a country where a LGBT person is slain every other day. After shooting her, the suspects fled in a car. Police do not appear to have any significant leads. Her killing was followed, 20 hours later, by the murder of Valdecir. She was shot in the head and neck. THIS IS WHAT INTOLERANCE LOOKS LIKE:
Read more: http://www.queerty.com/2-trans-murders-rock-brazil-priscila-val-executed-in-the-streets-20110316/#ixzz1Gq4F6IWk
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
A recent "Thailand's Got Talent" contestant shocked audiences by revealing herself as a male-to-female transgender when her beautiful soprano morphed seamlessly into a masculine tenor midway through her debut performance.
Though male-to-female transgender operations are reportedly fairly common in Thailand, the performer's dual range certainly surprised the judges, who said they were "dumbfounded" but nonetheless praised her vocal prowess.
Watch the surprising performance in full below:
Friday, March 11, 2011
"Transmen" will premiere at Middle Tennessee State
March 25 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m
State Farm Lecture Hall in the Business Aerospace Building (BAS)
Murfreesboro, TN (Map http://bit.ly/ie1EF8 )