Is the T Word the New N Word?
April 17 2014 7:00 AM ET

Is the T Word the New N Word?

Parker Marie Molloy and Daniel Reynolds and Sunnivie Brydum

RuPaul's Drag Race alumnae and transgender women Carmen Carrera and Monica Beverly Hillz argue that the t word is always a slur that should be stricken from the LGBT vocabulary. 

New ABC Talker Laura Ingraham Has Antigay Record
April 16 2014 9:23 PM ET

New ABC Talker Laura Ingraham Has Antigay Record

Trudy Ring

Ingraham has often used inflammatory language in discussing LGBT rights, among many other issues.

Ill. Trans Woman Alleges Medical Discrimination, Files Lawsuit
April 16 2014 6:51 PM ET

Ill. Trans Woman Alleges Medical Discrimination, Files Lawsuit

Parker Marie Molloy

A transgender woman alleges that an Illinois doctor wouldn't treat her after learning about her desire to pursue hormone replacement therapy.

Op-ed: How Not to React When an LGBT Teacher Is Fired
April 16 2014 6:00 AM ET

Op-ed: How Not to React When an LGBT Teacher Is Fired

Samantha Allen

Yet another transgender teacher was pushed out of employment due to her gender identity. The so-called solutions that came up are poor excuses for perpetuating homophobia and transphobia.

Indian Supreme Court Recognizes Third Gender
April 15 2014 5:01 PM ET

Indian Supreme Court Recognizes Third Gender

Sunnivie Brydum

In a landmark ruling, India's highest court has declared that transgender Indians are entitled to the same rights as all other citizens of the nation.

Arizona Activist Found Guilty of 'Walking While Trans'
April 15 2014 2:52 PM ET

Arizona Activist Found Guilty of 'Walking While Trans'

Sunnivie Brydum

Arizona transgender student and sex worker advocate Monica Jones was found guilty last week of 'manifesting prostitution,' a broadly defined offense that activists say profiles transgender and low-income people of color.

Chaz Bono Talks Trans Issues on 'RuPaul's Drag Race'
April 15 2014 2:44 PM ET April 17 2014 10:12 PM ET

Chaz Bono Talks Trans Issues on RuPaul's Drag Race

Daniel Reynolds

The transgender public figure appeared as a Drag Race guest judge the same day the Logo TV network issued an apology for a segment that sparked controversy among trans people.

Prominent Trans Twitter Engineer Charged With Raping Her Wife
April 14 2014 4:46 PM ET April 14 2014 4:55 PM ET

Trans Twitter Engineer Charged With Rape

Parker Marie Molloy

One of the world's most influential LGBT minds in tech faces a series of felony charges after being accused of rape.

RuPaul's Drag Race, Logo TV Apologize for Transphobic Slur
April 14 2014 11:54 AM ET April 14 2014 9:48 PM ET

RuPaul's Drag Race, Logo Apologize for Transphobic Slur

Parker Marie Molloy

Logo TV has announced that RuPaul's Drag Race will no longer include the long-running segment 'You've Got She-mail,' apologizing for the show's insensitivity, and removing a transphobic episode from the show's online archives.

WATCH: Ellen Page Introduces Her Hero, Laverne Cox
April 13 2014 1:01 PM ET

WATCH: Ellen Page Introduces Her Hero, Laverne Cox

Lucas Grindley

Actress Laverne Cox was honored for advocacy on behalf of trans people.

San Francisco Pride Apologizes, Honors Chelsea Manning
April 13 2014 12:15 PM ET

San Francisco Pride Apologizes, Honors Chelsea Manning

Lucas Grindley

Other grand marshals include Ross Mathews and Janet Mock.

Oklahoma Trans Woman Paula Sophia to Run for Statehouse Seat
April 13 2014 11:35 AM ET

Okla. Trans Woman to Run for Statehouse Seat

Parker Marie Molloy

Oklahoma City's first openly transgender police officer aims to become the state's first transgender state representative in the legislature.

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