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The federal regulations known as Title IX are supposed to protect trans students from discrimination, but that's hard to put into practice, writes Eri Svenson.

April 05 2016 10:36 AM

Brazil has just 2.8 percent of the world’s population, but 46.7 percent of the world’s transgender murders. Help these activists put a stop to the violence and #SaveTransBrazil now. 

April 04 2016 5:44 AM

Our resident Mississippi-born writer, Kit Williamson, is feeling the spirit of Nina Simone these days.

April 04 2016 5:21 AM

A wholly original take on the black gay experience is packing crowds from Boston to Cleveland.

April 04 2016 5:16 AM

Protesting transphobic laws with selfies of burly trans men in women's bathrooms packs a punch, but doing so could make it even harder for gender-nonconforming folks to pee in peace.

April 01 2016 6:01 AM