Philly-Area Trans Teen Commits Suicide on Train Tracks
August 21 2014 5:54 PM ET

Philly-Area Trans Teen Commits Suicide on Train Tracks

Mitch Kellaway

Riley Moscatel's highly public suicide is indicative of a troubling trend: Trans people have an exponentially higher rate of suicide attempts than nontrans folks.

40 Under 40: B. Scott Cares About Making the Best Version of Yourself
August 21 2014 4:00 AM ET

B. Scott Cares About Making the Best Version of Yourself

Sunnivie Brydum

The Messengers: B. Scott has worked his way up the ladder to become a media maven, and he's helping others on the way.

Top Filipino Singer-Actor Comes Out as a Transgender Man
August 20 2014 3:10 PM ET

Top Filipino Singer-Actor Comes Out as a Transgender Man

Mitch Kellaway

Aiza Seguerra recently became the most prominent out trans man in the Philippines.

Michelle Duggar Gets Verdict in Her Quest Against LGBT Ordinance in Ark.
August 20 2014 12:24 PM ET

Michelle Duggar Gets Verdict In Quest Against LGBT Protections

Parker Marie Molloy

Though 19 Kids and Counting star Michelle Duggar recorded a robocall in opposition to an LGBT nondiscrimination ordinance, city councilmembers in Fayetteville, Ark., voted in favor of the bill 6-2.

40 Under 40: Carmen Carrera Is a Model for Trans Equality
August 20 2014 9:00 AM ET

Carmen Carrera Is a Model for Trans Equality

Daniel Reynolds

The Entertainers: Carmen Carrera is a trans model who is blazing trails in the worlds of fashion and entertainment.

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.

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