WATCH: Allyson Robinson Slams Pentagon's Lack of Leadership on Trans Military Ban

Ending the Trans Military Ban: 'Let's Just Get This Done'

The former Army captain and West Point graduate has a message for outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel: End the military's ban on open service by transgender Americans.

Trans Woman Killed in Virginia; Media Again Misgenders Her

Media Misgenders Trans Woman Killed in Norfolk, Va.

Lamia Beard died at a hospital after being shot in the early morning hours last Saturday, and local media outlets are failing to report accurately on the trans woman's death.

Meet the Trans Woman Named Pennsylvania's Next Physician General

Meet the Trans Woman Named Pennsylvania's Next Physician General

With nearly three decades of medical experience, Dr. Rachel Levine is ready to become her state's next top doctor.

Detained Trans Immigrant Marichuy Gamino to Be Released

Detained Trans Immigrant to Be Released 

Activists are rejoicing that the transgender asylum-seeker from Mexico, who was reportedly raped and placed in solitary confinement this past year, will be freed — but say there are many more who need help.

College Cancels 'Vagina Monologues' for Not Being Trans-Inclusive

Vagina Monologues Canceled for Not Being Trans-Inclusive, Playwright Responds

Playwright Eve Ensler has responded to the Mount Holyoke College theater board's claim that her popular show is 'reductionist and exclusive.'

India Sees Passionate Protests Against 'Transphobic' Storyline in New Film

India Sees Passionate Protests Against 'Transphobic' Storyline in New Film

New film I's popular director and star cannot shake activists who are demanding an apology for the movie's demeaning, hypersexual portrayal of a trans woman.

Trans Student Says University Staff Harassed, Kicked Him Out of Locker Room

Trans Student Says Univ. Staff Ejected Him From Locker Room

A.T. Furuya says he was berated by both a schoolmate and gym staff, who allegedly told him to leave the locker room despite San Diego State's clear nondiscrimination policy.

Hateful 'Parody' of Trans-Inclusive Bathroom Signs Pollute U.K. Campus

Transphobic 'Parody' of Bathroom Signs Pollute U.K. Campus

The sign, which misgenders and leans on tired myths about trans women as inherently 'threatening,' has been swiftly denounced and removed as its creator remains anonymous.

Op-ed: Two Golden Globes, and the World Is Transformed

Op-ed: Transparent Creator on Meaning of 2 Golden Globes

Transparent creator Jill Soloway reflects on the significance of the Amazon show's Golden Globe wins.

Trans Woman Gets Help in Fight Against Saks

Trans Woman Gets Help in Fight Against Saks

A transgender woman who says the retailer discriminated against her has responded to Saks's motion to dismiss her case and is getting support from two prominent LGBT rights groups.

Masculine and Pregnant? 'Alternity Wear' May Solve Your Fashion Dilemma

Masculine and Pregnant? Give 'Alternity Wear' a Try

Pregnancy clothing steps out of the realm of the ultrafeminine with a line of 'alternity wear' from new company Butchbaby & Co.

State of the Union: These 3 Words Were Used For First Time Ever

State of the Union: These 3 Words Were Used For First Time

Three groups of people had never before been mentioned explicitly in a State of the Union address.

Kentucky Lawmaker: Fine Schools $2,500 Every Time a Trans Student Uses 'Wrong' Bathroom

Lawmaker Wants to Punish Schools That Support Trans Students

Last week Senator C.B. Embry, Jr. introduced an antitrans bill to Senate, declaring that removing trans students from same-sex facilities is an "emergency."

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