Meet the Controversial Spiritual Adviser to Trans People
March 07 2014 12:39 PM ET

Meet the Controversial Spiritual Adviser to Trans People

Michael O'Loughlin

A Catholic nun has provided religious counseling for hundreds of transgender people throughout the U.S.

A Tribe in Peril: The Hijra in Mumbai
March 06 2014 7:05 AM ET

A Tribe in Peril: The Hijra in Mumbai

Alison McCauley

Alison McCauley's essay and photos show the forces that threaten daily living for the transgender hijra: AIDS, rape, and the Indian government.

Op-ed: In Defense of Jared Leto
March 05 2014 9:00 AM ET

Op-ed: In Defense of Jared Leto

Calpernia Addams

Transsexual acting coach Calpernia Addams on trans roles in Hollywood

UPDATE: Trans Student Recants Story of Sexual Assault at Calif. High School
March 04 2014 5:56 PM ET March 04 2014 9:22 PM ET

UPDATE: Trans Student Recants Story of Sexual Assault at Calif. High School

Advocate.com Editors

A transgender student originally told police he was assaulted in a bathroom at his California high school.

Maryland Senate Passes Trans Nondiscrimination Bill
March 04 2014 5:35 PM ET

Maryland Senate Passes Trans Nondiscrimination Bill

Parker Marie Molloy

The Maryland Senate passed a bill that would make the state the 18th in the nation to ban discrimination on the basis of gender identity.

WATCH: 'Trans Rights Are Human Rights' Highlights Awareness
March 03 2014 3:46 PM ET

WATCH: 'Trans Rights Are Human Rights'

Parker Marie Molloy

The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS and the Asia Pacific Transgender Network marked Zero Discrimination Day on March 1 with a video designed to boost transgender awareness worldwide.

CeCe McDonald: Rebuilding Her Life After 19 Months in Prison
March 03 2014 8:00 AM ET

CeCe McDonald's Next Fight

Parker Marie Molloy

As the documentary around CeCe McDonald's life will show, prison isn't safe for anyone, especially transgender women.

D.C. Mayor Makes Major Move Expanding Trans Health Care
February 27 2014 1:50 PM ET

D.C. Mayor Makes Major Move Expanding Trans Health Care

Parker Marie Molloy

Transgender Washington, D.C., residents will now be able to purchase insurance policies that include coverage for transition-related care on the D.C. health exchange or through Medicaid benefits.

Proposed AZ Law Adds More Bias Toward Trans People
February 25 2014 7:41 PM ET

Proposed AZ Law Adds More Bias Toward Trans People

Parker Marie Molloy

Toni D'orsay, a powerful trans activist in the state of Arizona, spoke out on how the law would impact trans individuals, specifically.

Despite Failed Repeal Effort, Transphobic Calif. Coalition Still Fighting
February 25 2014 3:06 PM ET

Opponents Continue Fighting Calif. Trans Student Bill

Parker Marie Molloy

After falling more than 17,000 signatures short of qualifying a repeal measure for a referendum, the anti-LGBT Pacific Justice Institute vows to continue challenging California's Student Success and Opportunity Act.

Tim Gunn 'Conflicted' About Trans Models
February 25 2014 12:50 PM ET

Tim Gunn 'Conflicted' About Trans Models

Parker Marie Molloy

Project Runway mentor Tim Gunn says he's 'conflicted' about the inclusion of transgender models in fashion campaigns, citing bone structure.

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