Rally Planned for Imprisoned 16-Year-Old Trans Girl
April 25 2014 9:52 AM ET

Rally Planned for Imprisoned 16-Year-Old Trans Girl

Parker Marie Molloy

Supporters of a 16-year-old transgender girl have planned simultaneous rallies in New York and Connecticut to lobby for her release from prison after being transferred to an adult facility, without charges filed against her.

Fox News Calls Chelsea Manning a 'Gender-Bender'
April 24 2014 2:57 PM ET

Fox News Calls Chelsea Manning a 'Gender-Bender'

Parker Marie Molloy

Fox News uses the GLAAD-defined defamatory slur 'gender-bender' to refer to Chelsea Manning, adding to the network's long track record of deprecating trans individuals.

Chelsea Manning Announces Legal Name Change in Optimistic Letter
April 23 2014 5:48 PM ET

Chelsea Manning Announces Legal Name Change

Parker Marie Molloy

The WikiLeaks source announced today that she is now legally recognized as 'Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.' Manning also provided an update on her current state of affairs, including whether or not she will receive health care.

Ore. Bar Found Guilty of Discriminating Against Trans Patrons Shuts Its Doors
April 21 2014 4:51 PM ET

Ore. Bar, Found Guilty of Antitrans Discrimination, Closes

Parker Marie Molloy

Citing the 2007 Oregon Equality Act, a group of trans women and cross-dressers filed a discrimination complaint against a local bar owner. After the owner failed to pay a $400,000 fine, the bar has closed.

U.S. Department of Justice Launches Trans Outreach Training Initiative
April 21 2014 9:30 AM ET

DOJ Launches Trans Outreach Program

Parker Marie Molloy

With nearly half of all transgender individuals unwilling to report crimes to police for fear of being further harassed and mistreated by officers, the U.S. Department of Justice is working to remedy this ongoing issue.

B. Scott to Appeal Ruling Finding BET Didn't Discriminate
April 18 2014 2:53 PM ET

B. Scott to Appeal Ruling Finding BET Didn't Discriminate

Sunnivie Brydum

A Los Angeles judge has dismissed transgender media maven B. Scott's lawsuit claiming that BET discriminated against him when the network yanked him off the red carpet before the 2013 BET Awards and demanded he put on more traditionally masculine attire.

WATCH: N.Y. Student Told Her Trans Boyfriend Not Allowed at Prom, Couple Plans Their Own
April 18 2014 9:07 AM ET

N.Y. Couple Plan Own Prom After Discrimination

Parker Marie Molloy

An 18-year-old senior at a Christian high school in Queens, N.Y., was told she won't be allowed to bring her boyfriend — an alum of the school — to prom because he's transgender.

Detained Trans Girl Speaks Out, Details Abusive Past
April 17 2014 9:26 AM ET

Detained Trans Girl Details Abusive Past, Incarceration

Parker Marie Molloy

After being accused of assaulting a facility staff member, a 16-year-old trans girl was sent to an adult jail, though no charges have been filed.

Is the T Word the New N Word?
April 17 2014 7:00 AM ET

Is the T Word the New N Word?

Parker Marie Molloy and Daniel Reynolds and Sunnivie Brydum

RuPaul's Drag Race alumnae and transgender women Carmen Carrera and Monica Beverly Hillz argue that the t word is always a slur that should be stricken from the LGBT vocabulary. 

New ABC Talker Laura Ingraham Has Antigay Record
April 16 2014 9:23 PM ET

New ABC Talker Laura Ingraham Has Antigay Record

Trudy Ring

Ingraham has often used inflammatory language in discussing LGBT rights, among many other issues.

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