LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — Confronting a mortified woman in a crowded Fayetteville, Arkansas restaurant, Alderman John La Tour loudly accused her of being gender ambiguous and told the woman he’d pull out his penis to prove that he… Read More ›
UPDATE: South Dakota’s Governor VETOES ‘Show Us Your Genitals’ bill!
LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — UPDATE: March 1, 2016 — South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard has VETOED the state’s Bathroom Bill! More from the Washington Post: “South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) has vetoed a bill that would have… Read More ›
My selection for the Democrat presidential nominee in 2016 is . . .
LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — My selection: Secretary Hillary Clinton. This is a strategic decision that would most likely result in maximum damage to the GOP on election day in November — curtailing their ability to create obstruction, logjam… Read More ›
Presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz steps up transgender hate mongering
LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — On the presidential primary campaign trail this week, Sen. Ted Cruz unleashed a verbal assault on trans kids: “[The U.S. Department of Education is] trying to force a junior high to let a teenage… Read More ›
Gov. Christie jokingly equates trans youth access to bathrooms to domestic terrorism
LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — Responding to a question about trans youth access to bathrooms while campaigning in New Hampshire this week, New Jersey governor Chris Christie jokingly stated, as reported on CNN: “Men go to men’s rooms, women… Read More ›
GOP governors of Maine & North Carolina gang up on a Virginia transgender youth
LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — All trans youth Gavin Grimm wants to do is pee in peace at his school in Gloucester County, Virginia. But peeing has resulted in an outpouring of hate from almost his entire community. If… Read More ›
Ted Cruz: When in doubt, blame it on the “transgendered!”
LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — Who is to blame for the Colorado Planned Parenthood shoot-em-up? By gosh, it has to be the “transgendered” if we’re to believe Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz. Never mind the juvenile logic fallacy of… Read More ›
Bathroom Bill Whack-A-Mole: Kentucky out, Nevada and Minnesota in
LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — Kentucky state Senator C.B. Embry’s anti-trans Bathroom Bill is dead. This is according to Kentucky’s Fairness Coalition. Embry is a Republican and kept trying get the bill passed right up until the last day… Read More ›
Legislator’s bill to trash pro-transgender student sports policy gets traction
LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — Never mind the U.S. Department of Education’s insistence that transgender students athletes are protected by Title IX, a Republican legislator in South Dakota wants to ban trans student athletes from playing on a team… Read More ›
(UPDATE: Bathroom Bill DEAD!) Transphobic Bathroom Cop surfaces, this time in Florida
LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — Update April 28, 2015: Florida’s Bathroom Bill is dead: https://lexiecannes.com/2015/04/22/nevada-bathroom-bill-fails-california-style-anti-trans-ballot-petition-possible/ Original article Feb. 8, 2015: Concerned about transgender people committing, among other things, “assault, battery, molestation, rape, voyeurism, and exhibitionism,” a Republican in Florida… Read More ›
GOP U.S. House staffers in trouble over ‘Orange is the New Black’ Wikipedia slurs
LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — Seriously, has it come to this? Anonymous editing of Wikipedia pages by Republican U.S. House of Representatives staffers in order to slur transgender people? Yes it has, as evidenced by the IP addresses of… Read More ›
Ex-GOP official unleashes unbridled hate on trans people
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — Last week brought a very public display of transphobia to our attention. Todd Kincannon, a lawyer and the former leader of South Carolina’s Republican party via tweeter: “There are people who respect transgender rights. And… Read More ›
Rabid anti-trans/LGBT moralist busted for rape of minors, including males
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — 113 felony sex charges — that is what Eric Bodenweiser, and according to some news sources, a ‘rabid anti-trans LGBT activist’, now faces instead of an easy slide into the Delaware Senate — he was… Read More ›
[UPDATED: House GOPs vote FOR trans inclusion!] Republicans in U.S. House kills inclusion of trans women in Violence Against Women Act
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT –[UPDATED Feb. 28, 2013. House Republicans do an aboutface, vote FOR trans inclusion, bill on way to Obama’s desk. See Below.] Stripped from the House VAWA bill by Republicans was language to specifically include trans women… Read More ›
GOP’s War on Women – Hillary Clinton is the inevitable choice in 2016.
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — She says she’s done in 2012. She’s tired. Being Secretary of State in the best of times is physically and mentally draining, and the last 4 years has been anything but the best of times…. Read More ›
Wisconsin GOP state Senator introduces bill declaring single parents as child abusers.
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — Sometimes all that needs to be reported is the headline, a photo and the person’s name: Glenn Grothman. . . . . . . , . From KMBC: “Republican Senator Glenn Grothman presented [Wisconsin]… Read More ›
Ron Paul — one picture is worth a thousand words.
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — Ron Paul — one picture is worth a thousand words. ——————- You’re welcome to share this entire article! Follow this topic and others on Lexie Cannes’ Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/lexiecannes… Read More ›
A transgender-view of the top 7 GOP presidential challengers – counted down.
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — It’s party time, GOP party that is, starting next week for the crop of candidates hoping to be the Republican nominee for president. I’m going to list the 7 candidates in order of preference for… Read More ›
Oregon GOP removes anti-LGBT language from party platform.
THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — They’re not doing this because they’ve a change of heart, but rather, voters forced their hand. No Republican holds a state-wide office, and the Governor’s office has been in the hands of the Democrats since… Read More ›