New details about Candy Darling’s difficult, short life

New details about Candy Darling’s difficult, short life

Candy Darling — who was born James Slattery in Queens and became a Warhol Superstar — was bullied relentlessly in high school and was nearly lynched, an upcoming biography will report. Cynthia Carr, who wrote “Fire in the Belly” about artist and…

From transgender activist to runway model

From transgender activist to runway model

Hunter Schafer Name: Hunter Schafer Age: 19 Hometown: Raleigh, North Carolina Currently Lives: In a four-bedroom loft in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn that "looks like it's from a sitcom or something," she said. Claim to Fame: Schafer, who prefers the nongendered…

David Walliams says comedy Little Britain would be drastically changed to be accepted in the current climate

David Walliams says comedy Little Britain would be drastically changed to be accepted in the current climate

The comedian, 46, and pal Matt Lucas, 44, created the show for radio in 2000 — which then attracted criticism for their portrayals of people with disabilities, trans people and people of colour. Their series Come Fly With Me was also laid…

Commonwealth Games 2018: Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard suffers horror elbow injury attempting 130kg lift

Commonwealth Games 2018: Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard suffers horror elbow injury attempting 130kg lift

The New Zealander, 40 – who competed as a male until four years ago – was already comfortably leading the event following a 120kg lift. Hubbard's inclusion in the event had already sparked controversy on the Gold Coast – with teams from…