WATCH: Mother of Trans 6-Year-Old Sweetly Destroys Transphobic Myths
July 16 2014 6:04 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 4:52 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 4:00 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 4:00 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 6:12 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 4:00 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 1:20 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 12:05 PM 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 8:16 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.

WATCH: Mara Keisling on MSNBC: Trans People Need Proper ID to 'Participate Fully in Society'
July 11 2014 4:52 PM ET

WATCH: Mara Keisling on MSNBC: Trans People Need Proper ID to 'Participate Fully in Society'

Rebecca Juro

Activist Mara Keisling talks transgender ID issues with MSNBC's T.J Holmes.

Department of Education Offers Antitrans University a 'Religious Exemption'
July 11 2014 3:18 PM ET

DOE Offers Antitrans University "Religious Exemption"

Parker Marie Molloy

An Oregon Christian university has been granted a 'religious exemption' from certain aspects of Title IX, allowing it to discriminate against a trans student.

Why Some Activists Are Still Pushing for ENDA
July 11 2014 5:00 AM ET

Why Some Activists Are Still Pushing for ENDA

Michelle Garcia

Efforts to keep up the fight for ENDA have been planned to last all year. Some say it would be detrimental to suddenly halt it over religious exemptions.

Chicago Radio Station Slurs Laverne Cox As She's Featured in John Legend Video
July 10 2014 7:56 PM ET July 11 2014 6:05 PM ET

Chicago DJ Responds to Critics of Transphobic Slur

Parker Marie Molloy

After repeatedly using a transphobic slur to refer to Laverne Cox's appearance in a new John Legend music video on Twitter, a Chicago DJ has apologized — after claiming that he was being 'bullied' by those who found the word offensive.

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