TLC fires Derick Dillard over transphobic comments about Jazz Jennings

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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TLC has cut ties with Jill Duggar’s husband Derick Dillard over transphobic tweets he made against fellow TLC star Jazz Jennings.

On Thursday, Dillard, 28, referred to Jennings using male pronouns in a tweet that claims her parents are using her “in order 2 (sic) promote their agenda.”

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Transgender teen series “I Am Jazz” gets a second season

By : Jeremy Williams
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TLC is renewing Jazz Jennings’s docu-series I Am Jazz for a second season.

The reality series follows the life of the 15-year-old transgender teen – who is also an author and transgender activist – as she balances school, family and her new-found fame in the ten episode premiere season this past summer.

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TLC to air ‘My Husband’s Not Gay’ show about Mormons

By : Samantha Rosenthal
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Gay Mormons… is that even possible? That is what one TLC program will be looking into.

A special program titled “My Husband’s Not Gay” will air on Jan. 10, and it will follow the lives of four men in Salt Lake City, Utah who are attracted to the same sex despite being married to women. The men, though, say they don’t identify themselves as being gay.

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