Paul Wettengel is accused of punching and grabbing the victim after yelling transphobic and homophobic slurs.
BreakOUT!, an LGBT youth of color activist group in New Orleans, has put up a new billboard commuters can't ignore.
Civil rights groups say the FDA's new guidelines are 'unacceptable' for retaining restrictions on blood donations by sexually active gay and bisexual men. And for transgender donors, there's also a change in the works.
Like many trans youth rejected in school, at one time prom queen Angie Esteban found herself skipping class and getting into fights.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration still categorizes transgender women as 'men who have sex with men,' meaning they're considered 'higher risk' in formal recommendations to blood banks.
Preventive screenings and treatments should be based on body parts, not gender identity, say trans advocates — and the federal government agrees.