Right-Wing Group Targets Trans-Friendly Federal Nominee
November 25 2014 5:58 PM ET November 25 2014 6:21 PM ET

Right-Wing Group Targets Trans-Friendly Federal Nominee

Sunnivie Brydum

David Lopez, the current EEOC general counsel awaiting Senate confirmation for his second term, has built a career fighting for the rights of LGBT and disabled workers. Now the Family Research Council wants him to pay for it.

Houston Trans Woman Beaten, Officials Offer Lukewarm Response
November 25 2014 4:29 PM ET

Houston Trans Woman Beaten on TDOR

Mitch Kellaway

As Houston lawmakers continue to debate the HERO antidiscrimination ordinance, trans resident Thailand Warr says police didn't address her being viciously attacked by seven youths with the seriousness it merits.

New Suicide Hotline Dedicated to Trans People Now Open for Calls
November 25 2014 11:48 AM ET

New Suicide Hotline Dedicated to Trans People Now Open for Calls

Mitch Kellaway

San Francisco-based Trans Lifeline has collected an all-trans staff of volunteers who aim to make the crisis hotline experience more comfortable and accessible for trans callers.

PHOTOS: Explore 'Genderqueer' and Other Genders Beyond the Binary
November 25 2014 7:00 AM ET November 26 2014 1:15 AM ET

PHOTOS: Explore Genderqueer, More Beyond the Binary

Mitch Kellaway

Dave Naz shows off the gender spectrum in his contemplative new photo book, Gendequeer: And Other Gender Identities.

WATCH: Trans Women Who Survived Hate Crimes in Ohio, New York Speak Out
November 24 2014 6:13 PM ET

WATCH: Trans Women Hate Crime Survivors Speak Out

Mitch Kellaway

Survivors Candice Milligan and Kimy Hartman got real with reporters following two separate, nearly fatal beatings.

Outrage After Idaho Trans Woman Buried 'As a Man'
November 24 2014 2:19 PM ET

Outrage After Idaho Trans Woman Buried 'As a Man'

Mitch Kellaway

Friends say Jennifer Gable, a young trans woman who recently died unexpectedly, would never have asked to be presented in male attire in an open casket.

Op-ed: Bosses Need to Step Up for Their Trans Employees
November 24 2014 3:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Bosses Need to Step Up for Their Trans Employees

Richard Greggory Johnson

Transgender visibility is on the rise, but most trans people are still unprotected against workplace discrimination.

Is Winnie the Pooh Transgender or Intersex?
November 22 2014 12:18 PM ET

Is Winnie the Pooh Transgender or Intersex?

Diane Anderson-Minshall

One town in Poland seems to think so — and they are not happy about it.

WATCH: Yes, Trans Women Are Harassed Daily
November 20 2014 3:39 PM ET

WATCH: Yes, Trans Women Are Harassed Daily

Sunnivie Brydum

Even for those who survive, antitrans harassment is a harrowing daily occurrence for many transgender people, especially trans women of color.

90,000-Plus and Counting: Petition to Cancel Duggars' Show Gains Momentum
November 20 2014 2:37 PM ET

90K and Counting: Petition to Cancel Duggars' Show Grows

Dawn Ennis

Signatures have increased hourly after publicity about the petition to cancel 19 Kids and Counting because of the Duggars’ anti-LGBT stances.

Transgender Day of Remembrance: Those We've Lost in 2014
November 20 2014 4:05 AM ET

Transgender Day of Remembrance: Those We've Lost in 2014

Mitch Kellaway

Today we pause to remember the beautiful lives needlessly lost to antitrans violence this year.

WATCH: Does It Get Better for Trans People?
November 20 2014 4:02 AM ET

WATCH: Does It Get Better for Trans People?

Daniel Reynolds

It Gets Better Project and Gender Proud have partnered to seek out stories that honor Transgender Day of Remembrance.

These 48 Trans Women and Men Changed the World
November 20 2014 4:02 AM ET

These 48 Trans Women and Men Changed the World

Mitch Kellaway

A portrait series archives the faces and contributions 48 of the Western world's most impactful movers and shakers.

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