40 Under 40: Laura Jane Grace Doesn't Apologize for Being Herself
August 20 2014 5:00 AM ET

Laura Jane Grace Doesn't Apologize for Being Herself

Parker Marie Molloy

The Entertainers: Band front woman Laura Jane Grace is delivering on her promise not to become a demure shrinking violet after coming out as trans.

Michfest Has a Few Demands Of Its Own
August 19 2014 4:03 PM ET

Michfest Has a Few Demands Of Its Own

Parker Marie Molloy

With another festival come and gone, Michfest founder and organizer Lisa Vogel laid out a list of 'demands' she'd like her critics to meet.

LISTEN: '19 Kids and Counting' Star Records Transphobic Robocall
August 19 2014 1:17 PM ET

LISTEN: 19 Kids and Counting Star Records Transphobic Robocall

Parker Marie Molloy

Continuing her family's tradition of opposing LGBT causes, 19 Kids and Counting star Michelle Duggar speaks out against an Arkansas nondiscrimination bill.

Op-ed: Dear Thought Catalog, I Am Not a 'Mentally Ill Gay'
August 19 2014 1:03 PM ET

Dear Thought Catalog, I Am Not a 'Mentally Ill Gay'

Parker Marie Molloy

Against my better judgment, I gave the purveyors of relevant thinking a second chance. Now, along with 50 others, I'm asking for my work to be permanently deleted from the site.

N.J. School Reverses Position, Will Let Trans Teen Attend As Girl She Is
August 19 2014 12:39 PM ET

N.J. School Decides to Let Trans Girl Attend As Herself

Parker Marie Molloy

After school officials reportedly told a 13-year-old trans girl that she could only attend school if she dressed and acted like a boy, several LGBT groups stepped in on her behalf.

40 Under 40: Chris Mosier Wants Trans People to Feel Comfortable Playing the Sport They Love
August 19 2014 10:00 AM ET

Chris Mosier Wants Trans Athletes to Play the Sport They Love

Annie Hollenbeck

The Fighters: Chris Mosier has hit his stride as an openly transgender competitive triathlete, and he's fighting so that all trans people can do the same.

August 19 2014 9:39 AM ET

Jane Fonda On Her New Film, TV Show & Trans Rights

With a new film and Netflix series on the way, Jane Fonda looks back on a storied career.

Laverne Cox Recounts Suicide Attempt, Remains Thankful That She Survived
August 18 2014 6:11 PM ET

WATCH: Laverne Cox Is Thankful She Survived

Parker Marie Molloy

In an appearance on ABC's This Week, the Emmy-nominated actress spoke candidly about her childhood suicide attempt, and hopes that her visibility helps others feel less alone.

WATCH: San Francisco Police Dept. Welcomes First Transgender Officer
August 18 2014 5:55 PM ET

WATCH: Meet San Francisco's Newest Out Trans Cop

Mitch Kellaway

San Francisco just got even more LGBT-friendly, thanks to Officer Mikayla Connell.

WATCH: N.J. Trans Girl Told She Must Attend School 'As a Boy'
August 18 2014 3:11 PM ET

WATCH: Trans Girl Told She Must Attend School 'As a Boy'

Parker Marie Molloy

The mother of a 13-year-old transgender girl has been told that her daughter will not be welcome to attend classes this fall as herself, and would only be allowed back if the teenager agrees to dress and act like a boy.

Gavin McInnes Pushed Out of Ad Agency While Defending Transphobic Views
August 18 2014 2:40 PM ET

Gavin McInnes Pushed Out of Job While Defending Transphobic Views

Sunnivie Brydum

Despite being dismissed from his position at the ad agency he cofounded after publishing a violently transphobic essay, Gavin McInnes is sticking by his views.

Oregon Removes State Medicaid's Trans Exclusions
August 15 2014 1:38 PM ET

Good News For Low-Income Trans Oregonians

Parker Marie Molloy

Following in the footsteps of California, Vermont, and Washington, D.C., Oregon will begin offering transition-related care to transgender residents as part of the state's Medicaid program.