The State

American Justice Killer of transgender teen Gwen Araujo granted parole after 14 years. BY VICTOR MELAMED One of the men convicted in the brutal 2002 murder of a California transgender teen has been approved for parole after serving 14 years in prison, NBC Bay Area reports. Jose Merél was convicted of second-degree murder in the…

The Talk

Don’t Shudder “I think I’ve always been trying to fit myself into something that doesn’t have a space for me, and now I’m trying to just exist as Tyler… For the first time in my life, I don’t shudder at the thought of saying, ‘I’m gay, and fuck off.’ I don’t care.” —Tyler Glenn, front…

The Transaction

Transgender Awareness Month Film Festival, Day of Remembrance Ceremony, the lighting of City Hall in the colors of the Transgender Flag. The City of West Hollywood and its Transgender Advisory Board will celebrate Transgender Awareness Month in November with events and the lighting of City Hall in the colors of the Transgender Flag. Transgender Awareness Month is recognized…