Yvo Manuel Vas Dias talks about being a transgender Jewish Buddhist man

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Yvo Manuel Vas Dias is a transman with a jewish background and buddhist faith. He studied and worked as a social worker, case manager and public relations manager. He is the chairman of TransAmsterdam, Amsterdam TransPride, and The Workgroup Transgender, Religion, Philosophy of Life and Ethics, as well as project manager of LGBTQ Amsterdam. He […]

Lilly Wachowski’s First Public Appearance at GLAAD Awards Following Transition Announcement

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Lilly Wachowski walked the red carpet on Saturday for the 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards, marking her first public appearance since coming out as transgender on March 8 in an honest and heartfelt statement to Chicago’sWindy City Times. Lilly Wachowski is the sister of Lana Wachowski, who came out as transgender in 2012. The appearance at […]

4 Jewish Things About the GLAAD Awards

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The GLAAD Awards nominees are here and the Jews have a strong presence in the television and music categories. Here are four things you need to know about the 27th edition of the awards, which recognizes LGBT representations in the media. In the Outstanding Music Artist category, the multitalented Australian Troye Sivan is nominated. Sivan, […]