WATCH: Ronan Farrow Hits Back Against Transphobic Repeal Effort
May 02 2014 4:52 PM ET

Ronan Farrow Strikes at Transphobic Repeal Effort

Parker Marie Molloy

Ronan Farrow, one of the newest additions to MSNBC's daytime lineup, devoted a segment of today's program to discuss the many falsehoods used by opponents of transgender-inclusive laws.

Trans Bodies, Trans Selves Aims to Educate the Trans Masses
May 02 2014 10:32 AM ET

Trans Bodies, Trans Selves Aims to Educate the Trans Masses

Parker Marie Molloy

A new book, five years in the making, hopes to provide one of the most comprehensive and up-to-date resource on the complex and often misunderstood issues affecting trans individuals.

GLAAD Cochair Jennifer Finney Boylan Joins Barnard College
May 01 2014 4:00 PM ET

Jennifer Finney Boylan Joins Barnard College

Parker Marie Molloy

The celebrated trans activist and author has been named the prestigious Seven Sisters school's inaugural Anna Quindlen Writer-in-Residence.

Denied Hormone Treatment, Ohio Trans Prisoner Files Lawsuit
May 01 2014 10:34 AM ET

Denied Hormone Treatment, Ohio Trans Prisoner Files Lawsuit

Parker Marie Molloy

A transgender woman serving a three-year sentence is suing the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction after being denied medically necessary hormone treatments.

TransMilitary Documentary Launches Crowdfunding Effort
April 30 2014 10:18 AM ET

TransMilitary Documentary Launches Crowdfunding Effort

Parker Marie Molloy

Despite the repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell, transgender individuals are still prohibited from serving in the military. A new documentary hopes to shine light on the issue.

Conservative Organization Launches Bid to Repeal Md. Trans Nondiscrimination Law
April 29 2014 4:34 PM ET

Bid to Repeal Trans Nondiscrimination Law Underway in Md.

Parker Marie Molloy

A conservative organization has announced its intent to challenge the state's recently-passed trans nondiscrimination bill despite the support of 71 percent of residents.

U.S. Department of Education Extends Protections to Trans Students
April 29 2014 2:29 PM ET

U.S. Dept. of Ed.: Trans Students Covered by Title IX

Parker Marie Molloy

In a major step forward for the protection of trans students, the United States Department of Education announced today that trans students are protected from discrimination under Title IX.

WATCH: Janet Mock Flips the Script on Cisgender Host
April 29 2014 2:25 PM ET

WATCH: Janet Mock Flips the Script on Cisgender Host

Ran Aubrey Frazier

Turning the tables on Fusion's Alicia Menendez, trans author and activist Janet Mock assumed the role of interviewer to demonstrate the invasive and inappropriate questions trans women regularly face in the media.

Lambda Literary Foundation Honors Four Prominent LGBT Writers
April 29 2014 11:15 AM ET

Lambda Literary Foundation Honors Four LGBT Writers

Parker Marie Molloy

Today, the Lambda Literary Foundation recognized the work of four influential LGBT writers.

Laverne Cox to Produce MTV & Logo TV Documentary About Trans Teens
April 29 2014 10:37 AM ET

Laverne Cox to Produce MTV & Logo Trans Documentary

Parker Marie Molloy

The Orange is the New Black star expands her trans media empire in the form of a new documentary about trans teens airing this fall.

Updated Dept. of Defense Human Rights Goals Include LGB, Neglect T
April 28 2014 6:40 PM ET

DOD Updates Human Rights Goals, Excludes Trans People

Parker Marie Molloy

For the first time since 1998, the Department of Defense Updated the Pentagon's Human Goals Charter, including language related to sexual orientation for the first time. The document makes no mention of gender identity.

Texas Transgender Teacher Banned From the Classroom Following Suspension
April 28 2014 12:50 PM ET

Suspended Trans Teacher Banned From Texas Classroom

Parker Marie Molloy

In the past month, Laura Jane Klug has been suspended from work, reinstated, outed to local and national media, and now banned from the classroom.

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