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Friends Remember Meraxes Medina, the Trans Woman Killed in South LA

“She had so much potential,” said Medina’s loved ones, who believe she was “destined for greatness.”

Meraxes Medina collage
Trans Day of Visibility 2024: Amplifying TGI Voices at the Los Angeles LGBT Center

Today, on International Transgender Day of Visibility, we celebrate the lives and achievements of our transgender, gender-diverse, and intersex (TGI) siblings, acknowledging their collective strength and resilience while uplifting their voices and stories. The kaleidoscopic lens of visibility is both a celebration and an urgent call to action. It’s an opportunity to reaffirm our commitment […]

Trans Day of Visibiility 2024
Trans Awareness Week Is Not Enough

Two trans activists sound off on their lifelong fight for trans liberation—and what you can do to help.

Trans Awareness Week - Gina Bigham Mariana Marroquin
Dylan Mulvaney Talks Dealing with Online Hate at Models of Pride: “They Can’t Comprehend a Trans Person Being Happy”

The TikTok star reflects on her public transition and relationship to social media at this year’s Models of Pride youth summit.

Ts Madison on Fighting Transphobia, Joining ‘Drag Race,’ and Her New WOW Presents Plus Series

“We fight so hard to be ‘mainstream’ and to be superstars to people who sometimes don’t care anything about us.”

Ts Madison at the Center Gala 2023
DeVonnie Johnson Mourned at Community Vigil in Los Angeles

Johnson, a Black trans woman, was fatally shot by a Hollywood grocery store security guard in August.

Trans Actors, Athletes, and Activists Celebrate Community and Solidarity at First-Ever Trans Town Hall

Speakers included Kylie Sonique Love, Isis King, Trace Lysette, Laith Ashley, and Montana State Rep. Zooey Zephyr.

Trans Pride 2023
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