Transgender model Isis King can add acting to her resume as she makes her debut in Hello Forever, a film about the hardships faced by four Filipina women and their journey to find a way out of poverty.
The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights on Monday condemned the murder of a 16-year-old transgender person in Mexico. “The IACHR reminds the State of its obligation to investigate such acts on its own initiative and to punish those responsible,” added the release from the panel, which is an independent institution of the Organization of American States.
Members of GLAAD staff joined hundreds of other supporters last Friday afternoon in support of the annual Trans Day of Action. The event is hosted every year by TransJustice, a subgroup of the Audre Lorde Project.
Asher Doyle, a 14-year-old who is transgender, has launched a viral campaign to raise tuition money in order to attend a Quaker boarding school with an inclusive environment. His story was recently covered by The Advocate.
Liz Margolies, executive director of the National LGBT Cancer Network, and Scout, of the Fenway Institute, join Melissa Harris-Perry to share their story from when earlier this month, Scout proposed to Margolies while the two attended the White House LGBT Pride Reception.