10 Transgender Kings and Queens Who Ruled the School
September 30 2014 7:00 AM ET

10 Trans Kings and Queens Who Ruled the School

Mitch Kellaway

Those crowns never looked better than on these inspiring transgender students, making history on homecoming and prom courts across the country.

The Cowboy State’s First Transgender Candidate
September 30 2014 6:53 AM ET

The Cowboy State’s First Transgender Candidate

Brian Bixler

Larissa Sneider may be a long shot in Wyoming, but she's willing to put up a fight.

WATCH: These Ore. High-Schoolers Want a Trans-Inclusive Homecoming
September 29 2014 3:40 PM ET

These High-Schoolers Want a Trans-Inclusive Homecoming

Mitch Kellaway

'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.

Welcome to Night Vale: Where Queer Is Normal and Normal Is Bizarre
September 29 2014 6:01 AM ET

Welcome to Night Vale: Queer Is Normal, Normal Is Bizarre

Connie Wu

One of the most downloaded podcasts on iTunes features people of all genders, ethnicities, and physical forms.

Op-ed: Tech's Wake-Up Call From Your Transgender Coworker
September 29 2014 5:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Tech's Wake-Up Call From Your Transgender Coworker

Jessica Lachenal

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.

New Law Gives Trans Californians Respect After Death
September 28 2014 1:10 PM ET

New Law Gives Trans Californians Respect After Death

Michelle Garcia

A new law in California will prevent misgendering transgender people after death.

Federal Agency Files Landmark Lawsuits Against Transgender Discrimination
September 25 2014 8:15 PM ET

EEOC Files Landmark Lawsuits Against Trans Discrimination

Dawn Ennis

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed two federal lawsuits alleging employers in Florida and Michigan broke the law when each fired a transgender woman.

Trans Survivors Find Refuge From Violence, Poverty
September 25 2014 5:34 AM ET

Trans Survivors Find Refuge From Violence, Poverty

Leela Ginelle

In a world where transgender women are particularly at risk, a safe haven emerges in Portland, Ore.

Op-ed: Remembering the AIDS Crisis as a Gay Trans Man in a Double-Closet
September 25 2014 4:36 AM ET

Op-ed: Remembering the AIDS Crisis as a Gay Trans Man

H. Adam Ackley

Dr. H. Adam Ackley recalls the 1980's days where he faced two invisible killers: the deep closet for gay, transgender men and a new, untreatable virus.

Lena Dunham's New Documentary Will Explore Formalwear for Trans Folks
September 24 2014 7:41 PM ET

Lena Dunham's New Documentary Will Explore Formalwear for Trans Folks

Mitch Kellaway

The quirky HBO producer's Three Suits will shadow transgender customers as they get custom-made Bindle & Keep suits.

Texas Trans Man Won't Back Down From AT&T Discrimination Claim
September 24 2014 7:19 PM ET

Trans Man Stands Firm in AT&T Discrimination Claim

Mitch Kellaway

Despite AT&T's denial that Matthew Hileman faced discrimination, he says the company tried to keep him from releasing a recording of coworkers discussing an 'ass-whooping.'

Chelsea Manning Sues Federal Government for Hormone Therapy
September 24 2014 4:52 PM ET

Chelsea Manning Sues Federal Government for Hormone Therapy

Mitch Kellaway

'I do not believe I'll be able to survive another year or two ... without treatment,' says the trans military whistleblower, in the wake of the military's continued delays in providing transition-related medical care.

Op-ed: How Barbara Walters Saved Our Family
September 24 2014 4:14 AM ET

Op-ed: How Barbara Walters Saved Our Family

Greg and Jeanette

As Amazon's Transparent premieres on streaming devices everywhere, the parents of Jazz, a 13-year-old transgender activist, reflect on the power of media to change the world for the better.

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