WATCH: Fox Station Sends Transphobic Reporter to Slander Md. Trans Law
May 30 2014 3:27 PM ET

WATCH: Fox Sends Transphobic Reporter to Slander Md. Trans Law

Parker Marie Molloy

A former opinion editor at the right-wing Washington Times, Emily Miller, conducted an investigative report for a Fox affiliate where she spread unchallenged falsehoods about transgender people in a 'report' on Maryland's new nondiscrimination law.

HHS Lifts Medicare Ban on Gender-Confirming Surgeries
May 30 2014 12:13 PM ET

HHS Lifts Medicare Ban on Gender-Confirming Surgeries

Parker Marie Molloy

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will begin offering transition-related healthcare coverage to transgender Medicare beneficiaries.

WATCH: Atlanta Trans Women Beaten on Train as Bystanders Film
May 30 2014 8:31 AM ET

WATCH: Atlanta Trans Women Beaten on Train

Parker Marie Molloy

Two transgender women were beaten aboard an Atlanta commuter train as fellow passengers shouted at the victims.

Op-ed: My Kid's First Dress
May 30 2014 4:00 AM ET

Op-ed: My Kid's First Dress

Yuvi Zalkow

A dad realizes he supports his kid's exploration of gender identity more than he expected.

WATCH: Poet Performs Powerful 'Letter to the Girl I Used to Be'
May 29 2014 3:46 PM ET

WATCH: Poet's Powerful 'Letter to the Girl I Used to Be'

Mitch Kellaway

Poet Ethan Smith gives voice to the struggle that arises when seeking your truth means separating from a part of who you were.

Report: More Than 2,000 Incidents of Anti-LGBT Violence in 2013
May 29 2014 3:36 PM ET

Report: More Than 2,000 Incidents of Anti-LGBT Violence in 2013

Parker Marie Molloy

In its annual report, the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs provides dire news for intersectionally oppressed LGBT people.

Carmen Carrera Fires Back at T Word Critics
May 29 2014 12:39 PM ET

Carmen Carrera Fires Back at Critics

Daniel Reynolds

'I want to be respected as a woman, as a mother, as a wife. That’s why I transition,' Carrera said, responding to critics about why she would never advocate for the use of the word 'tranny.'

Laverne Cox and 'Transgender Tipping Point' Cover Time
May 29 2014 10:32 AM ET

Laverne Cox Covers Time

Parker Marie Molloy

After briefly topping the Time 100 public poll, Laverne Cox becomes the first openly transgender person to appear on the storied magazine's cover.

Laura Jane Grace Feels Differently About Arcade Fire's 'We Exist' Video
May 29 2014 5:00 AM ET

Laura Jane Grace Feels Differently About Arcade Fire Video

Lucas Grindley

The trans lead singer of Against Me! had called out Arcade Fire for not casting a trans person in a video that explores gender identity.

Carmen Carrera Becomes Lightning Rod in T-Word Debate
May 28 2014 1:38 PM ET

Carmen Carrera Becomes Lightning Rod in T-Word Debate

Parker Marie Molloy and Daniel Reynolds

In the debate over whether words like 'tranny' and 'shemale' are transphobic, attacks are increasingly focusing on Carmen Carrera.

Topeka, Kan., Now Protects Gender Identity, Domestic Partnerships
May 28 2014 12:20 PM ET May 28 2014 4:55 PM ET

Topeka, Kan., Now Protects Gender Identity, Domestic Partnerships

Mitch Kellaway

The city council of Topeka, Kansas, passed an 'equality package' to extend employment nondiscrimination protections to transgender individuals and those in domestic partnerships.

Op-ed: This T-Word Fight Is About Respect
May 28 2014 5:30 AM ET

Op-ed: This T-Word Fight Is About Respect

Rebecca Juro

The fight over the use of a transgender slur is becoming a divisive topic — at what cost?

WATCH: Gay Male Prom Queen Fights Transphobia
May 27 2014 6:30 PM ET

WATCH: Gay Prom Queen Fights Transphobia

Parker Marie Molloy

When Nasir Fleming, a gay male student at Danbury High School, was elected prom queen, he took the historic coronation to stand up for trans and gender-nonconforming students.

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