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What The Trans!?


A pod for the Tran in your life. A bi-weekly podcast covering UK trans news, events, pop culture, hot takes and are continuing adventures down the transition road.

A pod for the Tran in your life. A bi-weekly podcast covering UK trans news, events, pop culture, hot takes and are continuing adventures down the transition road.
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A pod for the Tran in your life. A bi-weekly podcast covering UK trans news, events, pop culture, hot takes and are continuing adventures down the transition road.






Ep 12: Trans Day of Remembrance is Complicated

Meesh & Ash have mixed feelings about trans day of remembrance! A well respected doctor believes anime causes transness! Ru Paul! Super Girl! Jake Graf! Follow us on the socials: twitter.com/whatthetrans facebook.com/whatthetrans


Ep 11: The Nazis burned down a sex museum and it was awful

As the Americas struggle with new forms of Fascism taking root, Ash and Meesh go back in time to 1930’s Germany to learn about how a gaggle of science queers made shop above a sex museum and lead the way on trans healthcare...until...Nazis... Also: TRUMP IS A NIGHTMARE BRAZIL IS IN TROUBLE MICHELLE KISSED A PROMINENT CONSERVATIVE POLITICIAN Follow us on: Twitter.com/whatthetrans facebook.com/whatthetrans


Ep 10: The GRA consultation has killed us

...we are so tired... The gender recognition act consultation has brought the fires of hell down on the trans community... ...but Meesh and Ash emerge from the flames regardless to pod the s@#! out of everything. This bi-week: Trump is coming for us! Bike racing is a thing we have to talk about now! And...oh god we are tired...just going to lie down for a bit...


EP9: The gender recognition act showdown! (With Cass Smith)

GREETINGS!! This bi-week Meesh and Ash are joined by Cass Smith, trans advocacy officer for the LGBT Foundation to discuss the GRA consultation, bad people with dumb billboards and the most convoluted Sabrina the Teenage Witch remake ever.


EP 8: The Trans Movie Spectaculaaaaar

This bi-week Michelle and Ashleigh go to the talkies and are horrified at how much film makers want to examine trans people’s junk. This episode contains spoilers for the following movies: A fantastic woman The Danish Girl 3 Generations Boy Meets Girl Boys don’t cry Trans America Tangerine Normal


Ep 7: Sex, Sex offenders and stupid studies

This bi-week, Meesh and Ash get real about dating. SPOILER ALERT - dating whilst trans is a nightmare. Also this episode: Why is everyone losing their minds over trans people? Is Rapid Onset Gender Dysphoria coming for YOUR kids? Michelle considers a political career, & Ashleigh looks after Michelle’s sanity!


EP6: Trans TERFs are doin it to themseeeelves!

This bi-week: Transphobes ruin stickers Michelle says a bunch of things that will be edited out of context Ashleigh sings a bit America has a transgender major political candidate! How in the holy hell are there transgender transphobes and WHY THE WHAT? And who should be allowed to have sex with Alex Jones (spoiler...nobody....for their own safety)


Ep 5: Trans History with Morgan M Page!

This bi-week, Morgan M Page (writer, artist and created of the Out From the Vaults podcast) gives me us a lesson on the almost forgotten history of trans people. Also: The TERFs have spoiled witchcraft AND stickers! The medical establishment announces something incredibly obvious! And Kate Bornstein is fantastic!


EP4: (Not really) Live from Trans Pride Brighton!

This bi-week, Ash and Michelle go to the seaside to eat ice cream, shout at cis people and fly flags for trans pride Brighton! Inside this content module we discuss: ScarJo finally doing the righ thing. Schools finally saying it is OK to be LGBT! Why Supergirl is fantastic Why Trans pride is amazing. We are also joined by Trans Pride Brighton founders Sarah Savage and Sabah Choudrey who give us the inside scoop on what it is like to be incredible and the reality of gifting the community...


Ep 3: Ash goes to Downing Street (Pride Month Special!)

Pride month is happening and so are we. This biweek we have a special, bumper, extended episode that contains tales of queer from all across the British land mass, including: Ashleigh getting called to Downing Street Michelle getting Pokémon mansplained to her in a dark room That time when a bunch of nitwits let a hate group lead pride


Ep2: We’re not crazy anymore! (But boy, have we got problems)

This week: The UN announces that we aren’t crazy anymore! Emmerdale adds a trans dude to their show! The press lies! And Michelle and Ash hatch a plan to give male fish breasts!


Ep1: Supergirl punches Section 28!

A new podcast approaches... Being trans is amazing, but every now and then we as a group face challenges that most will never have to think about. But fear not! Michelle and Ashleigh are here to dissect the latest trans news with knives, hammers and wits. This week, how Section 28 sucked, why England should be boycotting the World Cup and why Squarespace will never, ever sponsor us.