The 20-year-old suspect claims the attack on a transgender SUNY Geneseo student was the result of 'drunken stupidness,' but some are pushing the local district attorney to pursue hate crime charges.
Michelle Garcia is among this year's distinguished lineup of '20 in Their 20s' honorees.
In a groundbreaking move, the state takes a stand against defendants being able to use a victim's sexual orientation or gender identity as justification for murder.
The right-wing congresswoman also said the subject is 'boring' — but she then added that she meant it's boring that the media only asks Republicans about the issue.
'Guess what? It’s 2014 and the world is constantly changing and improving,' say student leaders at an Ashland, Ore., high school as they open the doors for transgender homecoming royalty at their school.
In a major decision, a Louisiana judge has compared marriage bans to the state's old unconstitutional 'separate but equal' laws.
One of the most downloaded podcasts on iTunes features people of all genders, ethnicities, and physical forms.
I thought tech would be a progressive place to work as a trans woman. It isn't — but it doesn't have to stay this way.
A new law in California will prevent misgendering transgender people after death.
A married couple dealing with cancer must also battle Walmart for health insurance benefits.