August 19 2014 10:39 AM ET

Jane Fonda On Her New Film, TV Show & Trans Rights

With a new film and Netflix series on the way, Jane Fonda looks back on a storied career.

Laverne Cox Recounts Suicide Attempt, Remains Thankful That She Survived
August 18 2014 7:11 PM ET

WATCH: Laverne Cox Is Thankful She Survived

Parker Marie Molloy

In an appearance on ABC's This Week, the Emmy-nominated actress spoke candidly about her childhood suicide attempt, and hopes that her visibility helps others feel less alone.

WATCH: San Francisco Police Dept. Welcomes First Transgender Officer
August 18 2014 6:55 PM ET

WATCH: Meet San Francisco's Newest Out Trans Cop

Mitch Kellaway

San Francisco just got even more LGBT-friendly, thanks to Officer Mikayla Connell.

WATCH: N.J. Trans Girl Told She Must Attend School 'As a Boy'
August 18 2014 4:11 PM ET

WATCH: Trans Girl Told She Must Attend School 'As a Boy'

Parker Marie Molloy

The mother of a 13-year-old transgender girl has been told that her daughter will not be welcome to attend classes this fall as herself, and would only be allowed back if the teenager agrees to dress and act like a boy.

Gavin McInnes Pushed Out of Ad Agency While Defending Transphobic Views
August 18 2014 3:40 PM ET

Gavin McInnes Pushed Out of Job While Defending Transphobic Views

Sunnivie Brydum

Despite being dismissed from his position at the ad agency he cofounded after publishing a violently transphobic essay, Gavin McInnes is sticking by his views.

Oregon Removes State Medicaid's Trans Exclusions
August 15 2014 2:38 PM ET

Good News For Low-Income Trans Oregonians

Parker Marie Molloy

Following in the footsteps of California, Vermont, and Washington, D.C., Oregon will begin offering transition-related care to transgender residents as part of the state's Medicaid program.

California May Revise Birth Certificates for Same-Sex Parents
August 15 2014 9:00 AM ET

California May Revise Birth Certificates for Same-Sex Parents

Mitch Kellaway

If passed, the new law would allow LGBT parents more freedom in describing their relationships to their children.

Two Trans Men Come Away With Major Court Victories
August 14 2014 2:12 PM ET

Two Trans Men Come Away With Major Court Victories

Parker Marie Molloy

Two of the country's most well-known trans men were recently involved in separate but similar legal battles involving the validity of their marriages.

Meet an Officer Who Transitioned at the CIA
August 14 2014 4:00 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 9:00 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 7:05 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 1:21 PM ET August 14 2014 7:56 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?

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