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.

BREAKING: Calif. Trans Student Law Survives Repeal Effort
February 24 2014 9:46 PM ET

Calif. Trans Student Law Survives Repeal Effort

Parker Marie Molloy

A coalition of transphobic organizations came up more than 17,000 valid signatures short in an effort to put the Student Success and Opportunity Act up for a repeal in November.

92-Year-Old Trans Widow Wins Social Security Battle
February 24 2014 5:22 PM ET

92-Year-Old Trans Widow Wins Battle With SSA

Parker Marie Molloy

The 92-year-old transgender World War II veteran received a Valentine's Day surprise in the form of a legal victory.

Op-ed: Is Alec Baldwin Transphobic or Just Ignorant?
February 24 2014 3:55 PM ET

Op-ed: Is Alec Baldwin Transphobic or Just Ignorant?

Parker Marie Molloy

Alec Baldwin stumbled into a transphobic slur during his farewell to public life in a recent editorial for New York Magazine. Can you blame him for not understanding why this is wrong?

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