Op-ed: The Meaning of Leelah Alcorn's Death

Op-ed: The Meaning of Leelah Alcorn's Death

A transgender teenager took her life last week after being subjected to transphobic abuse from her family. Her death, however, has reminded many that LGBT youth need our help.

Op-ed: Trans Men's Voices Belong in the Trans Youth Suicide Conversation

Op-ed: Trans Men's Voices Belong in the Suicide Conversation

Within certain trans spaces, trans men have long been silenced — but this needs to end in the face of the ongoing trans suicide crisis.

Op-ed: Finding the Sacred in the Profane

Op-ed: Finding the Sacred in the Profane

A meditation on incarnation and the beauty of queer bodies on the 12th day of Christmas.

PHOTOS: Hundreds Mourn Leelah Alcorn in Vigils Worldwide

PHOTOS: Hundreds Mourn Leelah Alcorn in Vigils Worldwide

Vigils for the trans teen who recently took her own life are springing up, giving worldwide mourners time to pause and reflect on the future.

Laverne Cox Named 'New Face of the Year' by Pop Culture Website

Laverne Cox Named 'New Face of the Year' by Pop Culture Website

The Orange Is The New Black beauty is the first trans woman to be named Popsugar's 'New Face of the Year.'

Texas Trans Woman Sues Saks Fifth Avenue Over Alleged Harassment
January 05 2015 3:26 PM ET

Texas Trans Woman Sues Saks Fifth Avenue Over Alleged Harassment

Weeks after Attorney General Holder announced that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 covers discrimination based on gender identity, the upscale retailer still claims its trans workers are not protected.

Top Chinese Sexologist Opens Up About Her Trans Partner

Top Chinese Sexologist Opens Up About Her Trans Partner

Li Yinhe explains loving her trans male partner is not a radical act, but talking about it is.

Mother of Transgender Teen Who Killed Self Speaks Out

Mother of Transgender Teen Who Killed Self Speaks Out

Carla Alcorn: 'I Never Knew He Wanted to Be Called Leelah.'

Savage: Parents of Trans Teen Who Ended Life Should Be Prosecuted

Savage: Parents of Trans Teen Who Ended Life Should Be Prosecuted

Columnist Dan Savage has harsh words for the parents of Leelah Alcorn.

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