Excited for her daughter, nerves nevertheless started to creep in about what was ahead for the teen later that night. (Jerry Davich)Yorke sparked international interest last week with news that the transgender teen, an 18-year-old senior at Portage High School in Indiana, was running for prom queen.The big event was held Saturday night at the Porter County Expo Center in Valparaiso.
"I can't wait to see (my hair)."By contrast, her mom, Dawn Yorke, sat quietly as Dakota chattered. Should a high school student who was born male but who has long identified as female be crowned prom queen? Yorke, the 18-year-old Portage High School senior, is blazing a trail for other transgender teens amid our country's "gender panic" these days, including public bathroom...
And she might have chosen to do what a lot of other closeted Latino singers do and just say she was in a relationship with someone and not mention gender, or deny she was in a relatiosnhip, or... But, no, this young Dominican techno--rock singer had the guts to say 'Yup! He has picked up on this post and chimes in: I had wanted to write about Rita Indiana, a young dynamic Dominican singer who is generating a lot of buzz. As for the music, first up is the great video for "La Hora de Volvé" followed by a couple other You Tube clips I found (I love, love, LOVE "Jardinera" which is the last vid; there is also "El Mádito Feisbú").
Dating service Match is celebrating Pride this year by releasing the company’s first-ever survey of LGBTQ singles in the U. For six years, Match has conducted an annual survey on singles in the U. “We’ve always asked about sexual orientation in our past surveys.
Last fall’s successful campaign in Houston to reject a broad anti-discrimination ordinance made clear that restrooms will be fields of battle over gender and sexuality for the foreseeable future.
The following are tips that can be used as you move toward becoming a better ally to transgender people.