On the same day MSNBC announces my new weekly culture show, So POPular! for its new digital network SHIFT, I get to share the cover of C☆NDY with Laverne Cox, Carmen Carrera, Geena Rocero, Isis King, Gisele Xtravaganza, Leyna Ramous, Dina Delicious, Nina Poon, Juliana Huxtable, Niki M'nray, Peche Di, Yasmine Petty, and the legendary Carmen Xtravaganza!

You can by the special anniversary issue here.


Carmen Carrera pens scathing take down of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’

As the controversy against RuPaul’s Drag Race’s arguably transphobic vocabulary continues to grow, one of its most famous former contestants Carmen Carrera has come down decidedly against the language.

In a scathing Facebook post, the actress and trans activist harshly criticized the show for use of the word “shemale” in particular.

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