[VIDEO] Transgender artist/activist Ryan Cassata talks documentary, music and more

When on a trip out to San Francisco, before the end of 2014, I met up with Ryan again to talk about his featured role in the documentary “Songs for Alexis,” current music projects, and activism

Carmen Carrera responds to transgender degradation on TLC’s ‘Cake Boss’

In the “Cake Boss episode,” which aired on June 11, 2012, Carrera flirts with Cousin Anthony, a womanizing cast member. And later, Buddy Valastro reveals that she is different. The goal is to teach Cousin Anthony to respect women. Unfortunately, the producers had an undisclosed plan.

Ryan Cassata Music performs from ‘The Theme of Humankind’ at PrideFest Milwaukee 2011 (video)

Those at PrideFest Milwaukee that didn’t wander over to the Rainbow Stage at 2:30 PM on Saturday missed out on a true inspirational and musical treat. Plus, there’s no mistaking that Ryan Cassata is a trailblazer.

April 2009 episode of IN THE LIFE title “Revising Gender”

This Month, IN THE LIFE reports on the growing movement for transgender civil-rights in our hospitals, courthouses and on the streets.