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quinta-feira, junho 28, 2007

Man held over transsexual murder
A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a transsexual prostitute more than 10 years ago.
Robyn Browne, 23, was found dead at her flat in Marylebone, central London, in February 1997. She had been stabbed.

I am woman
A transsexual takes readers through a sex change operation that opened up a whole new world for her.

Transgendered, she fought bias. Woman honored for her courage
A University City resident is one of four sexual minorities awarded a $10,000 "courage grant" from the Colin Higgins Foundation.
Kiya Morton, 20, a transgender person who was born male, was honored Monday night at an awards ceremony in New York.

Fines reduced for transsexual who killed 2 officers
A judge reduced the fines leveled against Leslie Nelson, who was convicted of murdering two law enforcement officers and wounding a third.

Whole lotta St. Pete Pride
Excerpt: Stanton, who will be attending the event for the first time and will be St. Pete Pride's first transgender Grand Marshal, admitted to making derogatory statements about the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community when she was a man and urged antigay advocates to be more open minded.

Trans Rocker's A Little Bit Country
“If Keith Richards was a tranny that got together with Merle Haggard, I’d be their love child,” declares trans rock ingénue Shawna Virago. “Only a lot better-looking.”
Dubbed “the sex symbol laureate” of trans rock, Virago is far more than a pretty face. The singer-songwriter is also an activist, writer, filmmaker and actress.
As a filmmaker, Virago’s black-and-white shorts include Hustle, ShutUp, Josephine! and Almost Human. Now working on her fourth film, Virago says, “I have a very DIY aesthetic and—just like my songwriting—I prioritize content above all else.”