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California is taking action to ensure that trans immigrants are treated with dignity at detention centers. The state's proposed legislation is a bold model for the nation, say Adam Frankel and Bamby Salcedo.

June 08 2016 5:42 AM

Bionka, one of the stars of the reality series Transcendent, is tired of the attention paid to restrooms at the expense of other trans issues.

June 08 2016 5:17 AM

It’s not because this lesbian Army veteran wasn’t invited to Wednesday’s event. Sue Fulton refuses to celebrate with the Department of Defense until all Americans can serve openly. 

June 07 2016 6:02 AM Updated

So you want to message that cute trans dude you found on Scruff or Grindr? Read this before you start woofing. 

June 07 2016 5:27 AM

A Black Lives Matter protester was convicted of "attempted lynching" after she confronted police. Was her punishment related to her appearance?

June 07 2016 5:08 AM

The presidential candidate has big plans to combat the disease, but her initiatives will only work if state leaders wake up.

June 06 2016 5:27 AM

As online commenters and some members of the press malign the bisexual actress, an important part of the story is being left out.

June 03 2016 5:33 AM