Author: jaysays

Community Toyota Kia Honda

Kia and Toyota Appear to Allow Disparagment of Brand with Transphobia

Recently, I provided a listing of the companies which signed a letter of support from one such crusading organization, Texas Values.  The list included  Community Toyota *Kia* Honda in Baytown, Texas…


August 25, 2017 0

Anti-Transgender Businesses in Texas – List Released

Texas Values, an organization which seems to obsess on LGBTQ people and attempts to prohibit them from freely moving in public spaces, has released a PDF of Texas Businesses supporting the so-called “bathroom bill.” 


August 11, 2017 0
Interior view Texas Capital Building

The Texas Government’s Invasion of LGBT Citizens – A glance at #txlege in the wake of Jade Helm 15

Perhaps there are a few people in the world who haven’t ridiculed the Texas Government for its antics at some point in time, but those people likely have no internet access or TV, and probably no interest in state government.


May 19, 2015 0
We Shall Overcome

The Danger of the “Call Out” – Confessions of a Recovering Activist: Part 3

Over time, the word activism has begun to leave a bitter taste in my mouth. I’ve always been fairly certain in my assessment that there is a place for each style of activism, from rebel to reformer…


March 2, 2015 0
Memorial High School Transgender Protest

San Antonio School to Make Changes After Transgender Student Leads Protest

Yesterday, we learned that Jayden Blake Castillo, a transgender student at Memorial High School in the Edgewood School District of San Antonio, Texas


February 26, 2015 0
SAISD - Transgender Discrimination

Transgender Student Seeks Action and Answers for Discrimination at Texas School

A student at Memorial High School in San Antonio Texas is taking a stand for gender equality. Jayden Blake Castillo has experienced discrimination first hand during his tenure at the San Antonio school.


February 25, 2015 1
Patricia Arquette

Patricia Arquette was Right – Confessions of a Recovering Activist, Part 2

Thanks to Twitter and Facebook and a world of blogs like this one where people can spout out whatever opinion they have of anyone at any given moment, you probably already heard a bit about the “controversial speech” given by Patricia Arquette at the Academy Awards.


February 23, 2015 1
Trans-Anonymous for Confessions of a Recovering Activist

Confessions of a Recovering Activist: Being That Activist

As it turns out, I’m not a courageous person. Perhaps I successfully managed to create an illusion of courage in my attempts to inspire change.


January 26, 2015 1
"I was given a ballot that was already filled out for Amendment One. I made them give me a new one."

North Carolina Pollsters Complete Ballots with “YES” on Amendment 1

Huffington Post and others have been reporting possible voter fraud in North Carolina, including ballots that exclude Amendment 1, which bans same-sex marriage and domestic partnerships.  This, however, takes the cake when it comes to intimidating voters: I was given a ballot that was already filled out for Amendment One.  I made them give me…
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May 8, 2012 2
Inger and Phillippa say Goodbye

The Facebook Photo that Will Break your Heart

In spite of being legally married in the U.S. State of Iowa, Inger Knudson-Judd and Philippa Knudson-Judd don’t get to spend much time together or with their 12 year old daughter. In fact, prior to this most recent 5 week visit, the couple hadn’t seen each other in 6 months.


April 25, 2012 0