Stonewall CEO Ruth Hunt Invite Transgender People to Engage.

A wall a bit easier to climb?! It was a very productive meeting organised by Sophia Christina Botha to raise her concerns regarding transgender people with disabilities and for me to ask some probing questions and find out just what exactly is going on here – noone is actually speaking about this beyond, “how great […]
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Orange is the New Black – Series 2 – Transgender Review – Laverne Cox

Orange is the New Black 2 Review Series 2 Netflix Before you begin read the original review here. http://forum.transgenderzone.com/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=3901#p35561 She also was awarded our ‘Best Dramatic performance‘ last year. Laverne Cox is a transgender actress who plays transgender character Sophia Burset – this is important and employing transgender actors, presenters and performers in front of […]
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Is ‘Self-Promotion’ and the ‘Selfie’ at risk of crushing the quiet hardworking transgender activist?

Transpeople and ‘Self Portraits’ OK this is something that has been discussed for quite a long time at grass-roots. By ‘grass-roots’ I mean the transpeople who badger away often in secret and now and again are ‘shared’ or appear in a little credit somewhere, yet locally have made huge changes for our community. I won’t […]
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The Big Questions – Traditional Television Model ‘They’ Control Vs Digital World we Control.

We are always looking to deliver video content that’s fun interesting and topical. But Transgender Zone unlike many sites is very focused on support (and television media) with those who visit us. We have been supporting people on TZone since 98. And have quietly helped a lot of people over that time. This was long […]
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Orange is the New Black – Transgender Review of Laverne Cox as Sophia Burset.

Transsexual Character and Actress – Orange is the New Black- Laverne Cox as Sophia Burset. Netflix REVIEW Rather than go into the already well known roles which are easily found on Wikipedia about Laverne Cox’s filmography, let’s just concentrate on this drama and what it means in real terms to the transgender community. [notice]Warning! This […]
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