Landmark Report Finds Army Discriminated Against Trans Woman
October 23 2014 5:27 PM ET

Landmark Report: Army Discriminated Against Trans Woman

Mitch Kellaway

Tamara Lusardi, a trans Department of the Army employee, has found justice after years of misgendering and being barred from using the women's restroom.

Op-ed: How Transparent Tried and Failed to Represent Trans Men
October 22 2014 10:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Transparent Tries, But Fails to Represent Trans Men

Cael Keegan

Transparent is both groundbreaking and problematic. But not for the reasons you've heard.

EXCLUSIVE: U.K. Documentary 'Patchwork' Puts Spotlight on Trans Love
October 21 2014 5:47 PM ET October 23 2014 2:55 PM ET

U.K. Documentary Patchwork Spotlights Trans Love

Mitch Kellaway

In this exclusive clip from the upcoming trans-focused British documentary series Patchwork, lovebirds Darcy and Rosa talk about 13 years of partnered bliss through and beyond gender transition.

As Advocates Gather in D.C., Pelosi Endorses Trans Military Service
October 21 2014 1:49 PM ET

Nancy Pelosi Endorses Open Trans Military Service 

Mitch Kellaway

This week House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi became one of the first politicians to officially come out in support of trans people serving openly in the U.S. military.

PHOTOS: Diverse Trans* Beauty All Year Long
October 21 2014 7:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: Enjoy Trans* Beauty All Year Long

Mitch Kellaway

The Trans* Calendar Project kicks off its third year of creating trans photography hung on walls worldwide.

Op-ed: A Health Haven for Trans Women in Upstate New York
October 20 2014 7:30 AM ET

Op-ed: A Haven for Trans Health in Upstate New York

Maureen Kelly

One transgender health program in Ithaca, N.Y., ensures that rural New Yorkers don’t have to travel hundreds of miles for simple care.

Working With Laverne Cox, Standing in Solidarity with Trans Women of Color
October 19 2014 5:18 AM ET

Working With Laverne Cox, in Solidarity with Trans Women of Color

Mitch Kellaway

L'lerrét Jazelle Ailith wowed audiences with her powerful participation in Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word. We spoke with the trans youth advocate to learn more about her activism and getting to work with her hero.

NY Court May Reinstate Hate Crime Conviction for Trans Woman's Killer
October 18 2014 11:18 AM ET

N.Y. Court May Reinstate Hate Crime Conviction for Trans Woman's Killer

Mitch Kellaway

Found guilty of a hate crime in the first-degree manslaughter of Lateisha Green, Dwight DeLee was set free on a technicality. But advocates hope to see the decision overturned.

EXCLUSIVE: Laverne Cox Sounds Off on 'The T Word'
October 17 2014 5:00 AM ET

EXCLUSIVE: Laverne Cox Sounds Off on The T Word

Mitch Kellaway

Ahead of her documentary's premiere tonight, Laverne Cox and trans youth advocates Kye Allums and L'lerrét Ailith offered exclusive insights into the making of The T Word.

After Hideous Abuse, Calif. School District Agrees to Respect Trans Students
October 16 2014 5:00 AM ET

After Hideous Abuse, Calif. School Agrees to Respect Trans Students

Mitch Kellaway

The Department of Education has intervened on behalf of a trans girl in Downey Unified School District after she allegedly suffered years of verbal harassment by peers and shaming by administrators.

U.S. Marine Charged with Murder of Trans Filipina Woman
October 15 2014 6:58 PM ET

U.S. Marine Charged with Murder of Trans Filipina Woman

Mitch Kellaway

Despite protests from Philippine LGBT rights groups, the American Marine suspected of killing Jennifer Laude Sueselbeck has remained in U.S. custody and now officially faces murder changes.

Trans Woman Severely Beaten Among Rash of Brooklyn, N.Y. Hate Crimes
October 15 2014 6:13 PM ET

Trans Woman Beaten Among Rash of Brooklyn Hate Crimes

Mitch Kellaway

A Bushwick trans woman clings to life after a brutal beating, following several other Brooklyn-based attacks in which perpetrators were yelling anti-LGBT slurs.

Op-ed: Hospitals Are Failing LGBTs
October 15 2014 8:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Hospitals Are Failing Our Community

Jeff Krehely

Though there is improvement, too many LGBT patients are still suffering because of discrimination by hospitals, according to the Human Rights Campaign.

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