Diversidad Sin Fronteras: LGBTQI+ Asylum

By Rory Elliott|January 8, 2019

Deciding to travel separately from the larger “caravan” for safety, a group of 80 people, mainly LGBTQI+ individuals were the first to reach the U.S. Mexico border in November. This group and many more LGBTQI+ community members currently at the

Read More

Intersex Solidarity Day or Intersex Day of Remembrance

By Rory Elliott|November 7, 2018

Intersex Solidarity day international recognized and celebrated on November 8th. Appearing to be first celebrated in 2005, Intersex Solidarity Day or Intersex Day or Intersex Day of Remembrance was placed on the birthday or Herculine Barbin. Barbin was a French

Read More

Humans of PCC: C, A Soldier’s Perspective

By Juan Lacayo|November 6, 2018

What do you think was your call to service? I’m going to say the biggest one [was]: I always wanted to do it […] as a kid […] I was not that strong. I was not that tough. I wasn’t

Read More

I.D. Affirmation in Oregon and Beyond

By Rory Elliott|November 6, 2018

Did you know that in Oregon trans and non-binary folks are able to change the gender marker on their state IDs or State-Issued driver’s licenses by filling out a form and paying for the cost of the ID itself? Call

Read More

Trans Against Trump: “WE’RE NOT GOING ANYWHERE”

By Mary Cumpston|November 6, 2018

On October 21st, the Trump Administration issued a terrifying threat to the Trans community declaring, according to the New York Times, “the sex listed on a person’s birth certificate as originally issued shall constitute definitive proof of a person’s sex

Read More

Trans-Scribed

By River Flora|March 23, 2018

Trans-Scribed – [2] Okay babes, let’s talk physical transition. One aspect specifically, though: Surgery; the cleaving dream in sight of fruition. Trans and nonbinary folk sometimes find themselves stacked with a dual burden – not only are we subject to

Read More