DJ Nick Monaco on Honoring the Queer, Trans Roots of Dance Music
December 05 2014 5:06 AM ET

Can Dance Music Honor Its Queer, Trans Roots?

Mitch Kellaway

The androgynous deep house musician sounds off on his experiences with defying the gender binary, the rising tides of 'bro' culture, and his nonprofit lipstick line that aims to directly benefit trans folks.

LISTEN: Adorable Couple Talks Love, Sex, and Gender Transition
December 04 2014 6:32 PM ET

Adorable Couple Talks Love, Sex, and Gender Transition

Mitch Kellaway

Warm fuzzies, anyone? Hear the story of how newlywed trans activist Liam Lowery and Marie Claire writer Marisa Carroll have stayed together through thick and thin.

Miami-Dade OK's Trans Protections After Hours of Emotional Debate
December 04 2014 2:35 PM ET

Miami-Dade OK's Trans Protections After Hours of Emotional Debate

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

The ordinance extends nondiscrimination protections to trans people in housing, public accommodations, and employment.

U.S. Trans Activist Deported From Australia as Reality Show Tries to Film
December 04 2014 1:39 PM ET

Australian TV Tries to Film Trans Activist's Deportation

Mitch Kellaway

The saga continues for Monica Jones, who is now fighting alleged 'procedural misconduct' by Australian immigration officials who she claims alerted a reality TV show that she would be deported.

'Transparent' Creator on Show's First Trans Writer
December 04 2014 10:00 AM ET

Until Now, There Were No Trans Writers on Transparent

Dawn Ennis

Jill Soloway explains the choice of Our Lady J and responds to criticism as the popular series resumes.

Op-ed: Whose Job Is It to Make Colleges More Trans-Inclusive?
December 04 2014 4:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Whose Job Is It to Make Colleges More Trans-Inclusive?

Lance Cox and Lott Hill

Administrators tacitly assume trans students will do the legwork. Trans students demand that uninformed administrators know how to operate without institutional protocols in place. If the two don't talk, one thing is guaranteed: Trans students lose out.

N.J. Trans Veterans Win Important Fight to Change Names on Military Records
December 03 2014 5:54 PM ET

Trans Vets Win Important Fight to Change Names on Military Records

Mitch Kellaway

In a potentially game-changing move, the U.S. Army has allowed two transgender veterans to update their names on their discharge papers.

WATCH: Meet the Trans Christian Woman Fighting for Mississippi Equality
December 03 2014 1:56 PM ET

WATCH: This Trans Christian Is Fighting for Miss. Equality

Mitch Kellaway

In a possible first for trans visibility in a televised public education campaign, Blossom Brown shares her story with HRC's 'All God's Children' series.

Supportive Mom Publishes New Birth Announcement for Trans Son
December 02 2014 6:24 PM ET

Supportive Mom Publishes New Birth Announcement for Trans Son

Trudy Ring

The teen's 1995 birth announcement was in error, says his mother, adding that loving him is 'the easiest thing in the world.'

Op-ed: When Trans Men's Visibility Comes at the Cost of Self-Esteem
December 02 2014 6:00 AM ET

Op-ed: When Trans Men's Visibility Comes at the Cost of Self-Esteem

Mitch Kellaway

When Gay Star News published its list of '11 Insanely Hot Men You Will Not Believe Are Trans,' it perpetuated some of the most damaging social messages about trans men's bodies and appearances.

Second Transphobic Ad Hits Press as Minn. Debates Student Athlete Policy
December 01 2014 7:04 PM ET

Minn. Paper Publishes Transphobic Ad — Again

Dawn Ennis

The ad is designed to stoke the unfounded fear that transgender athletes will take cisgender (nontrans) girls' places on school teams.

Antoinette Thornes Is a Trans Actress Who Rocks
November 30 2014 7:00 AM ET

Antoinette Thornes Is a Trans Actress Who Rocks

Brandon Voss

The Thornes singer chats about her role as a woman with a secret in the family drama On a Stool at the End of the Bar.

REPORT: New Defense Dept. Policy Could Allow for Open Trans Service
November 28 2014 3:02 PM ET

Could a New Defense Dept. Policy Allow for Open Trans Service?

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

New policy changes to military regulations within the Department of Defense could allow transgender members to serve in the military, contends a new report from the Palm Center.

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