Op-ed: Why I Was Arrested Last Week
September 23 2014 5:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Why I Was Arrested Last Week

Joselyn Mendoza

Joselyn Mendoza is one of eight women who were arrested last week for protesting outside a Democratic Party event. Here's why she is taking on the president and party leadership.

UFC Women's Champ Refuses to Fight Trans Athlete Fallon Fox
September 22 2014 4:12 PM ET

UFC Women's Champ Refuses to Fight Trans Athlete Fallon Fox

Mitch Kellaway

Mixed martial arts bruiser Ronda Rousey won't fight Fallon Fox because she claims trans women have an 'unfair advantage,' though medical experts disagree.

Australian Trans Man Fires Back at Clerk Who Publicly 'Embarassed' Him
September 22 2014 1:38 PM ET

Trans Man Fires Back at Clerk Who Publicly 'Embarassed' Him

Mitch Kellaway

An Australian trans man is speaking out after being laughed at and refused service at a Woolworths supermarket.

Op-ed: They're Trans, They're Hispanic, and They've Changed This World
September 22 2014 5:09 AM ET

Op-ed: They're Trans, Hispanic, and Changed This World

Ezra Young

Sylvia Rivera. Diego Sanchez. Pat Cordova-Goff. Carmen Carrera. The list goes on and on...

In the Galleries: Trans Time
September 22 2014 4:00 AM ET

In the Galleries: Trans Time

Christopher Harrity

Montreal mounts its first international trans artist show.

India Gets First Transgender TV News Anchor
September 21 2014 2:33 PM ET

India Gets First Transgender TV News Anchor

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Just months after India's Supreme Court decided to recognize transgender individuals as a third gender, Padmini Prakash is making history.

Boys Wear Skirts to Class in Protest After School Fines Trans Girl for Wearing Skirt
September 20 2014 11:02 AM ET

Boys Wear Skirts to Class in Protest After School Fines Trans Girl for Wearing Skirt

Mitch Kellaway

When a trans student was fined by her Rio de Janeiro high school for wearing a skirt, her classmates hatched a plan.

Turkey's First Trans Reporter Fired After Alleged Dispute Over Lipstick
September 20 2014 8:05 AM ET

Turkey's First Trans Reporter Fired After Alleged Dispute Over Lipstick

Mitch Kellaway

Supporters of Michelle Demishevich have begun wearing red lipstick in protest of her termination from Turkey's IMC TV.

'Black Trans* Women's Lives Matter' To Hold Vigil in D.C.
September 20 2014 7:00 AM ET

Activists Rally to Show 'Black Trans* Women's Lives Matter'

Mitch Kellaway

Organizers ask: If #BlackLivesMatter, why aren't Black trans women's murders causing national outcry?

Laverne Cox to Premiere New Documentary, 'The T Word'
September 18 2014 5:00 AM ET September 18 2014 6:14 PM ET

Get the Scoop on Laverne Cox's New Project: The T Word

Mitch Kellaway

Laverne Cox's new documentary will explore the stories of 'fearless' transgender youth.

WATCH: Trans Advocate Brynn Tannehill's Powerful Advice on Anger, Allies
September 17 2014 4:28 PM ET

WATCH: Powerful Advice on Trans Pride, Anger, and Allies

Mitch Kellaway

In her moving keynote speech at TransPride, 'I Am Real,' trans veteran Brynn Tannehill talks boldly about anger versus dignity and tolerance versus acceptance.

Colo. Students Come Out In Support of Trans Homecoming Princess
September 17 2014 2:35 PM ET

Colo. Students Support Their Trans Homecoming Princess

Mitch Kellaway

'She's perfect the way she is,' says one among many supportive students in trans homecoming princess Scarlett Lenh's conservative Colorado hometown.

Conn. Trans Teen Jane Doe Found After Escaping Therapy Program
September 17 2014 1:07 PM ET

Conn. Trans Teen Found After Escaping Therapy Program

Mitch Kellaway

Advocates say it's no surprise that the formerly imprisoned and abused trans teen, who suffers post-traumatic symptoms, attempted to escape treatment.

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