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It's possible, if the world builds on the progress of the past 15 years, says a new United Nations report.

July 15 2015 6:52 PM

Boys Do Cry: One survivor's story helps illuminate the unique pressures that often keep transmasculine people quiet about intimate partner violence.

July 15 2015 5:00 AM

Boys Do Cry: So many trans men respond to intolerance with self-hatred and silence. This one learned how to be kind to himself.

July 14 2015 3:00 AM

The black trans man tells The Advocate how alleged neglect and mistreatment by Georgia prison staff led to him nearly dying while held in isolation.

July 13 2015 4:30 AM

Boys Do Cry: While we must continue putting violence against trans women in the forefront, trans male survivors also need space to speak out.

July 13 2015 4:00 AM

The Advocate was given a sneak peek at this ongoing survey, which aims to give groups that serve the community a better understanding of its needs.

July 12 2015 12:36 PM

The republic that became the first to approve marriage equality by popular vote now extends labor protections to LGB employees of religious schools and hospitals.

July 11 2015 2:00 PM

Fox News's 'Special Report' falsely reported that gender dysphoria is classified as a mental disorder.

July 11 2015 6:00 AM

The out trans commentator draws attention away from the 'scandal' and towards the real issue: stigma of trans women and those who love them.

July 10 2015 5:48 PM