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The Transgender Patron In The Women's Locker Room Doesn't Even Belong To Planet Fitness?? She's Speaking Out!
Planet Fitness isn't just a normal gym… it's supposed to be a "judgement free" zone.
According to their slogans and advertising at least.
So when Yvette Cormier was judging a transgender woman in the women's locker room, and rallying fellow gym members against her, Planet Fitness revoked her membership.
Now, that transwoman Carlotta Sklodowska is speaking out! She said:
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Planet Fitness Revokes Woman's Membership For Complaining About Transgender Person In The Women's Locker Room!
Yvette Cormier, a Michigan woman, had her Planet Fitness membership revoked after she complained that someone "dressed like a man" was in the women's locker room.
She said the person was wearing "a little bit of blush," but was also "huge" and appeared to Cormier as "very manly."
When she went to the front desk, they told her "whatever gender you feel you are, that's the locker room you're allowed to go in." Cormier said:
And it was all because of his sexuality.
Recently, the Stay With Me singer spoke at the Metro Centre in London — which provides support to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth who have little or no family support — where he opened up about several traumatic experiences from his childhood.
Growing up gay was definitely not easy. The 22-year-old recalls a time where he was repeatedly taunted with homophobic insults:
Eddie Redmayne Is Stunning As A Transgender Artist In The Danish Girl! Get Your First Look At His Next Oscar-Winning Role HERE!
We were a little surprised when we heard that Eddie Redmayne was following his Best Actor win with a Thomas The Tank Engine movie.
In the biopic — set for release in 2016 — Eddie plays Einar Wegener, a Danish artist who undergoes one of the first gender reassignment
Texas Lawmaker Wants To Make It A Crime For Transgender People To Use Restrooms Matching Their Gender Identity!
Her name may be Riddle, but this is no joke!
A Texas state representative named Debbie Riddle has introduced legislation that would make it a crime for a transgender person to use a restroom matching their gender identity.
A person over the age of 13 using a restroom that doesn't match their gender could face a misdemeanor charge.
Even more severely, building owners permitting a person over the age of 7 to use a restroom that doesn't match their gender could face felony charges!
The bill defines gender as
Hands On Crotches! A Transgender Man Has Recreated Adam Levine's Famous Naked Photo To Raise Awareness For Trans Issues!
This is awesome!
Aydian Dowling, a 27-year-old transgender man, has recreated Adam Levine's iconic naked-hands-on-crotch image from 2011 for FTM magazine (a transculture publication) in order to bring attention to transgender issues.
Adam's photo was originally published in Cosmopolitan UK to raise awareness for a UK testicular cancer and prostate campaign.
Aydian worked with the magazine's publisher Jason Robert Ballard, whose idea it was to recreate the photo for the magazine's April issue, to make their own version.
Regarding the reasoning behind the photo, Aydian said: