European Court: Country Can Require Trans People to Get Divorced
July 17 2014 1:50 PM ET

Court: Country Can Require Trans People to Divorce

Parker Marie Molloy

The European Court of Human Rights ruled Wednesday that countries which require married trans people to divorce prior to legally updating their gender are not in violation of the European human rights statutes.

Husband and Wife to Share Role in Trans Opera
July 17 2014 12:53 PM ET

Husband and Wife to Share Role in Trans Opera

Brandon Voss

American Opera Projects will stage the world premiere of As One, a chamber opera with two voices singing the role of a transgender protagonist.

Working While Trans
July 17 2014 3:00 AM ET

Working While Trans

Rebecca Juro

When you're ready to affirm your true gender but the job market is not.

Second Baltimore Trans Woman Found Murdered Since June
July 16 2014 6:46 PM ET

Second Baltimore Trans Woman Found Murdered Since June

Parker Marie Molloy

Since April 2013, three transgender women have been murdered in Baltimore, in crimes that bear some similarities to one another.

WATCH: Mother of Trans 6-Year-Old Sweetly Destroys Transphobic Myths
July 16 2014 5:04 PM ET

WATCH: Trans Girl's Mom Sweetly Destroys Transphobic Myths

Parker Marie Molloy

The unconditional love of a mother for her daughter overpowers the ignorance and bigotry thrown in her direction.

WATCH: LGBT Kids Books (And a Little Glitter) Delivered to Your Door
July 16 2014 3:52 PM ET

Bringing Queer Stories for Kids to Your Door — With Glitter! 

Mitch Kellaway

For LGBT parents who struggle to find books that reflect and affirm their families, the Flamingo Rampant Book Club offers a novel solution.

Woman Enough
July 16 2014 3:00 AM ET

Woman Enough

Roz Kaveney

The attack by self-identified radical feminists on trans people’s participation in feminism and the LGBT movement has never been a response to any bad behavior by trans women or trans men.

Trans Women Share Wisdom 'By Us, For Us'
July 16 2014 3:00 AM ET

Trans Women Share Wisdom 'By Us, For Us'

Mitch Kellaway

Trans women reverse the trend of seeing "others define and describe us" by sharing their own truths and advice in Letters for My Sisters, available now from Transgress Press.

Will the Catholic Church Accept its First Openly Transgender Nun?
July 15 2014 5:12 PM ET

Will the Catholic Church Accept its First Openly Transgender Nun?

Mitch Kellaway

Londoner Tia Michelle Pesando is ready to open doors for trans people in one of the church's most gender-regulated spaces.

The Peculiarity of Black Trans Male Privilege
July 15 2014 3:00 AM ET

The Peculiarity of Black Trans Male Privilege

Kortney Ziegler

Men of all genders benefit from the complicit oppression of black women.

Conn. Trans Girl, 16, Placed in School for Delinquent Boys
July 14 2014 12:20 PM ET

Trans Teen Girl Placed in Boys' Reform School

Parker Marie Molloy

Now out of a women's adult correctional facility, Conn. teen Jane Doe finds herself placed in a school for delinquent boys following accusations of another assault.

WATCH: Meet the Trans Woman Taking the BMX World By Storm
July 14 2014 11:05 AM ET

WATCH: Meet the Trans Woman Taking the BMX World By Storm

Mitch Kellaway

Chelsea Fietsgodin wowed the BMX scene when she first released footage of herself riding, and in a recent interview she has messages for her detractors and for other women in sports.

Thanksgiving With a Transgender Child
July 14 2014 7:16 AM ET

Thanksgiving With a Transgender Child

Frank Lowe

Read about when our parenting writer, Frank Lowe, attended a special Thanksgiving that turned into an eye-opening and educational experience.

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