Meet an Officer Who Transitioned at the CIA
August 14 2014 3:00 AM ET

Meet an Officer Who Transitioned at the CIA

Sunnivie Brydum

Not too long ago, openly LGBT people were denied federal security clearances. These days, the CIA has an extensive strategy in place to help trans employees confirm their gender expression.

Op-ed: What Not To Say to a Trans Person on OkCupid
August 13 2014 8:00 AM ET

What Not To Say to a Trans Person on OkCupid

Samantha Allen

Just a few basic tips.

WATCH: Trans Youth of Color Talk Homelessness, HIV 'In Their Own Words'
August 13 2014 6:05 AM ET

WATCH: Trans Youth of Color Talk Homelessness, HIV

Mitch Kellaway

With rates of LGBT youth homelessness and HIV on the upswing, and with trans youth of color particularly vulnerable, it's time to ignite a conversation.

Did 'Thought Catalog' Just Publish The Most Transphobic Article Ever?
August 12 2014 12:21 PM ET August 14 2014 6:56 PM ET

Did This Man Publish the Most Transphobic Article Ever?

Parker Marie Molloy

After publishing an absurdly transphobic missive, the question needs to be asked; at what point does an offensive opinion become hate speech?

Op-ed: Antitrans RadFems Are on the Wrong Side of History
August 12 2014 7:22 AM ET

Op-ed: Antitrans RadFems Are on the Wrong Side of History

Riki Wilchins

Modern radical feminists see their rights as aligned with transgender women's rights.

Report: Transgender Immigration Detainee Was Put in Solitary Confinement Following Assault
August 11 2014 7:15 PM ET

Report: Trans Detainee Was Put in Solitary After Assault

Parker Marie Molloy

The trans immigration detainee reported being sexually assaulted by her roommate, and now activist groups say her move to solitary confinement is a form of punishment for speaking out.

Op-ed: Heading to Trans Mecca
August 11 2014 3:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Heading to Trans Mecca

Stephanie Battaglino

It may seem like just another ordinary conference, but the Southern Comfort Conference helped one woman come all the way out.

WATCH: Kentucky Husband and Wife, Both Trans, Discuss His Pregnancies
August 08 2014 8:25 PM ET

WATCH: Kentucky Husband and Wife, Both Trans, Discuss His Pregnancies

Mitch Kellaway

Nick and Bianca Bowser talk about how their trans identities have shaped their family, including the birth of their two young sons.

Op-ed: Why Antigone Rising and the Head of GLAAD Won't Be at Michfest
August 08 2014 6:05 AM ET

Op-ed: Why Antigone Rising and GLAAD's Leader Skip Michfest

Sarah Kate Ellis and Kristen Henderson

While transgender women become increasingly visible, there is one place where the promise of shared womanhood does not include them.

Colorado Gay Bar Told It Violated Civil Rights Law By Turning Away Man in Drag
August 07 2014 3:55 PM ET

Gay Bar Violated State Law By Turning Away Man in Drag

Parker Marie Molloy

Nearly a year after being refused entrance to a popular Denver gay bar, a state regulatory agency has ruled in favor of 27-year-old Vito Marzano.

WATCH: Laverne Cox Joins Forces With Activist Convicted on 'Walking While Trans'
August 07 2014 10:30 AM ET

Laverne Cox Teams Up Against 'Walking While Trans' Law

Parker Marie Molloy

Monica Jones was found guilty on prostitution charges after accepting a ride from an undercover police officer.

WATCH: Mom and Young Trans Daughter Debunk Gender Roles Together
August 06 2014 12:55 PM ET

WATCH: Mom and Trans Daughter Show 'How To Be A Girl'

Mitch Kellaway

Marlo and her 6-year-old transgender daughter combine cartoons and conversation to take a serious look about what it means to become a woman.

WATCH: Wachowskis Raise Funds for Chicago's TransLife Center
August 05 2014 11:12 AM ET August 05 2014 12:28 PM ET

WATCH: Matrix Directors Raise Cash for Chicago's TransLife Center

Parker Marie Molloy

The Matrix creators hosted a fundraiser for Chicago House's TransLife Center, an organization devoted to providing comprehensive programming and support to transgender individuals.

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