Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Isa Noyola
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Isa Noyola
By Raquel Reichard | 01/13/2016 - 15:54

This week’s #WCW Isa Noyola can usually be spotted with a bullhorn in hand, raising the volume on the violence trans


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Mexico's Indigenous "Muxes" Challenge the Gender Binary in a Major Way
Mexico's Indigenous "Muxes" Challenge the Gender Binary in a Major Way
By Raquel Reichard | 12/18/2015 - 15:23

When it comes to defying the gender binary – that limiting classification of gender into two distinct forms of masculine and feminine – Oaxaca,


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Carmen Carrera Wants You To Retire These Transphobic Words Today
Carmen Carrera Wants You To Retire These Transphobic Words Today
By Raquel Reichard | 11/18/2015 - 15:11

Transphobic language, words that evoke fear or hatred of transgender people, seeps into our everyday conversations, sometimes without us realizing it and oftentimes without any malicious intent.


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8 Illustrations Show the Resilience of Trans Women of Color
8 Illustrations Show the Resilience of Trans Women of Color
By Raquel Reichard | 11/16/2015 - 16:16

With 22 transgender women murdered this year alone – 19 of whom women of color –


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Coming Out as Transgender to Your Latino Family: Tips from a  Trans Latina Counselor
Coming Out as Transgender to Your Latino Family: Tips from a Trans Latina Counselor
By Raquel Reichard | 11/14/2015 - 11:00

Coming out as transgender is challenging for anyone, but breaking down one’s gender identity to their Latino family – who may


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Latina Teen Makes History as Cali's First Transgender High School Cheerleader
Latina Teen Makes History as Cali's First Transgender High School Cheerleader
By Raquel Reichard | 11/10/2015 - 10:05

Anry Fuentes’ cheerleading dreams came true last week when the 17-year-old made varsity and history as the first transgend


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Exclusive: Carmen Carrera, “Transwomen are real women”
WATCH: Carmen Carrera Wants to Dispel All the Misguided Ideas About Transwomen
By Jesus Trivino | 10/28/2015 - 17:20

Couples Therapy's Carmen Carrera is here to break down the misguided ideas of transwomen.


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WATCH: These Transgender People Open Up About Their Deepest Insecurities
WATCH: These Transgender People Open Up About Their Deepest Insecurities
By Raquel Reichard | 10/14/2015 - 16:46

From anxiety about using public bathrooms to fear of hurting their family, transgender people are often confronting numerous i


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Hooray: Students in Puerto Rico can Wear Uniforms Matching Their Preferred Gender
Hooray: Students in Puerto Rico can Wear Uniforms Matching Their Preferred Gender
By Raquel Reichard | 10/13/2015 - 10:23

The tiny island of Puerto Rico is making LGBT hi


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This Transgender Man Used Selfies to Document His Transition
This Transgender Man Used Selfies to Document His Transition
By Raquel Reichard | 10/09/2015 - 10:04

At 17 years old, Jamie Raines embarked on an exciting, yet lengthy journey: taking testosterone in an effort to make his face, body and voice more masculine.


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