Those observing International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers on December 17, will appreciate the groundbreaking book, Transgender Sex Work and Society published earlier this year by LGBTQ scholarly publisher Harrington Park Press.
Faith-based adoption and foster care agencies, even those in deals with the state, can now legally reject prospective parents whose identities don’t line up with their religion. And, it’s all thanks to Senate Bill 1140—legislation signed into law by Governor Mary Fallin yesterday afternoon.
Gay sex in Indonesia will not be publicly punished with caning anymore—but, the punishment will still happen behind closed doors. Aceh, the only region of the secular country where Shariah law is in effect, will continue to conduct the barbaric practice, which saw two men caned 83 times last year for consensual sex. Earlier this month, a […]
Transgender people are disproportionately the victims of violence and murder, often the result of transphobia. Over the last decade, each year has surpassed the previous as the deadliest on record for the trans community in the United States as the federal government mostly ignores the issue. Violence is never OK, but let us take a […]