NYFD Swore in First Female, First Lesbian Chaplain

Rev. Ann Kansfield will be the New York Fire Department’s first openly gay and first female chaplain

Suspects Charged in Attack on Brooklyn Trans Woman

Suspects Charged in Attack on Brooklyn Trans Woman

Two men have been arrested in the October attack on Kimy Hartman(pictured), which left her with permanent brain injuries.

WATCH: Adorable 8-Year-Old on Being a Trans Boy: 'I Just Know It'

WATCH: Adorable 8-Year-Old on Being a Trans Boy: 'I Just Know It'

'I don't know why I am a boy. I just know it,' says young Qbdoo proudly in a letter written with the support of his mom.

Op-ed: Madonna, My Father, and a Life Outside a Tiny Island

Op-ed: Madonna, My Father, and a Life Outside a Tiny Island

Madonna may have a new album, but playing it makes one writer nostalgic over her music's support through a rocky relationship with his dad.

WATCH: Subway Singer Uses 'Golden Ticket' to Drown Out Homophobia

WATCH: Subway Singer Uses 'Golden Ticket' to Drown Out Homophobia

One subway passenger was ranting against homosexuality and picking on a lesbian couple, so a fellow rider decided to sing over the hate.

Op-ed: Remembering Stonewall Veteran Danny Garvin

Op-ed: Remembering Stonewall Veteran Danny Garvin

A historian of LGBT history remembers a man who lived a full, fascinating, inspiring life.

New York Drops Medicaid's Ban on Trans Health Care

New York Drops Medicaid's Ban on Trans Health Care

The good news keeps coming for New York's trans citizens seeking healthcare related to gender transition, even as advocates say some work still needs to be done.

New York: Health Insurers Cannot Discriminate Against Trans People

More Good News for Trans New Yorkers

New York becomes the 9th jurisdiction to ban health insurers from denying transgender patients coverage for medically necessary healthcare.

Trans New Yorkers Can Now Update Birth Certificates More Easily
December 09 2014 12:31 PM ET

Trans New Yorkers Can Now Update Birth Certificates More Easily

The New York City Council approved legislation that removes an old requirement that transgender people undergo gender-confirming surgery before they can amend their birth certificates.

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