Republican Presidential candidate Ben Carson came out this week in opposition to people who are transgender serving in the military by stating, “…using our military as a laboratory for social experimentation.” During a campaign stop in Iowa on Saturday, the spoke in favor of the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy that ended in 2011 while […]
Isley Reust of the band Spectacular Spectacular talks with Claire-Renee Kohner about their new release Blur
“I’ve always have been into female artist mostly throughout my life and I’ve related with their music most,” Isley Reust of the band Spectacular Spectacular said to PlanetTransgender in an interview, “Shirley Manson from Garbage was my number one influence growing up.” In part one of this interview, we took a look at Isley, her […]
Days after Charlie Sheen announced that he was HIV +, MTV ran an article called, “Quit ‘Slut’ Shaming Charlie Sheen – We must not promote a climate of shame around sex and HIV.” The article concluded by stating, “So if your immediate instinct upon hearing the news is to shame Sheen’s sex life or sex workers, […]
A new study suggests that there is no difference between the male and female brain.
WebMD, the internet portal to self-diagnosis for serious diseases everywhere, has a section called “How Male and Female Brains Differ,” that states, “Recent studies highlight a long-held suspicion about the brains of males and females. They’re not the same… Scientists now know that sex hormones begin to exert their influence during development of the fetus.” […]
I have wondered since I was young, Who am I? What am I? I tried to think about this from a Cisgender and binary point of view and my own Non-binary Transgender point of view. I realized that a far majority of the Cisgender population would most likely not even ask themselves these questions towards gender in their life because they relate entirely female […]
Last week we learnt that Ray Palmer, the superhero known as The Atom, was not in fact killed in an explosion at the end of season three as believed (despite the fact that we were told that he was alive months ago with the reveal trailer for Legends of Tomorrow). That’s what a lot of […]
At birth, everyone is assigned a sex and with that, comes their gender, a range of characteristics between masculinity and femininity as determined by a society. Depending on whose defining those characteristics, “biological” – or physician assigned – sex such as male and female may be included in that definition. Imagine if you can being […]
I don’t listen to many podcasts, if anything I find podcasts to be rather annoying. I’ve tried listening to dozens over the years and never stuck around with any of them for very long. For the most part there seems to be slew of ‘geek’ podcasts around, shows that cover comic books, movies, TV and […]
How I learned that DXM is not just for coughs.
Author Lorelei C. Galaxy: Trans babe from Neptune who’s hair color changes every month. I love art of ALL kinds. Follow me on Twitter and Facebook as Lorelei Casey In my debut post, I’ve decided that I want to talk about is consciousness, art, and drugs…possibly not in that order and although you may not […]
Houston Texas says "No" to equality protection for minority groups.
“I feel disheartened and disappointed,” Trans-activist and creator of the #WeJustNeedToPee campaign said to PlanetTransgender about the defeat of Proposition 1 this morning, “but at the same time, more determined than ever. I do believe that justice will prevail, and that we have to stand our ground on this and all issues dealing with equality. […]