One subway passenger was ranting against homosexuality and picking on a lesbian couple, so a fellow rider decided to sing over the hate.
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.
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.
The New York City jail is opening a new housing unit for transgender women to offer protection against rape and other violent incidents.
New York's former City Council speaker Christine Quinn is using her experience as a lesbian and a woman in politics by leading a new party.
Kimy Hartman has an uphill climb ahead after suffering brain damage from a transphobic beating last month, and friends have set up a fundraiser to defray ongoing medical costs.
In a recent interview with MSNBC, the face of V.O.I.C.E.'s viral 'So Trans, So What?' campaign discusses trans people's external and internal barriers to getting jobs.