Andrea James

Andrea James

Transgender activist amid Hollywood's transition

Transgender activist amid Hollywood's transition

Amy Bartner, 8 p.m. EDT June 3, 2016 For the first time in nearly an hour of answering deeply personal questions without hesitation, Andrea James doesn’t know how to respond. She has spent the past 53 minutes on the phone from Los…

Tinder to become more transgender and non-binary friendly

Tinder to become more transgender and non-binary friendly

3 June 2016 by David Hudson Tinder has quickly established itself as one of the most popular dating apps in the world. However, until now, it’s proved problematic for those wanting more options that just ‘male’ or ‘female’. According to…

How Tinder Is Making Dating Easier for Transgender Users

How Tinder Is Making Dating Easier for Transgender Users

by Benjamin Snyder JUNE 3, 2016, 2:36 PM EDT Tinder said that it’s working with LGBTQ advisors, including transgender activist Andrea James and GLAAD, as part of its commitment. “Not only is it the right thing to do for our users,…

Tinder boss pledges the dating app will be more inclusive of trans and genderqueer singles

Tinder boss pledges the dating app will be more inclusive of trans and genderqueer singles

BY ADAM SILVERSTEIN Rad, pictured above, went on to admit that Tinder ‘hasn’t delivered’ for all genders, but is collaborating with LGBT experts and organisations to do better. “So we’re working with LGBTQ advisors, including transgender activist Andrea James and GLAAD…

Tinder CEO Says App Will Now Focus On Trans And Gender Nonconforming Communities

Tinder CEO Says App Will Now Focus On Trans And Gender Nonconforming Communities

Jenavieve Hatch 06/02/2016 05:00 pm ET On Thursday at the Recode Code Conference in Los Angeles, Tinder CEO Sean Rad announced that the dating app has plans to make its services more inclusive to transgender and gender nonconforming communities. […] Rad said…

Tinder Wants To Become More Inclusive For Trans And Gender Nonconforming Users

Tinder Wants To Become More Inclusive For Trans And Gender Nonconforming Users

LAKEN HOWARD Since Tinder has so many users, they can’t go through every reported profile. but once a profile is flagged more than once, it can be suspended or even deleted. Someone being trans should never be considered grounds for…

A Swipe in the Right Direction: Tinder Going Trans-Inclusive

A Swipe in the Right Direction: Tinder Going Trans-Inclusive

BY LES FABIAN BRATHWAITE THU, 2016-06-02 15:50 Tinder is working with leading LGBT experts and organizations, including GLAAD, to better address these needs, as Rad said in a statement: “One challenge we face at Tinder is making sure our tens…

Intelligence Squared debate on gender identity, March 3, Sydney

Intelligence Squared debate on gender identity, March 3, Sydney

Via Carmen Rupe Memorial Trust IQ2ed’s landmark Gender Identity debate will take place in Sydney as part of the 2016 SGLMG Festival on Thurs March 3!! Tickets and info here http://bit.ly/1SmvfCs Panellists will discuss and debate the motion: “Society Must…

The Danish Girl Los Angeles premiere

The Danish Girl Los Angeles premiere

I had the pleasure of attending the Los Angeles premiere of The Danish Girl. Following the screening I had a chance to say hello to director Tom Hooper and thank him for taking on this project, which was 17 years…

Outfest Legacy Project event to restore 'The Queen'

Outfest Legacy Project event to restore 'The Queen'

Thanks to Ari Karpel and everyone on the Outfest board and staff for putting together another lovely Legacy Awards event to raise funds for preserving LGBT media! The Legacy Project’s next big restoration is The Queen. Check out this montage by…

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