March 18 2014 6:30 AM ET

Op-ed: LA PRIDE Makes a Transgender First

E. Jaye Johnson

Los Angeles's pride festival announces that they're putting transgender people first.

Wendy Williams Apologizes for Transphobic Panel Discussion
March 17 2014 3:45 PM ET

Wendy Williams Sorry for Transphobic Panel Discussion

Parker Marie Molloy

The popular daytime talk show host led an ill-informed panel discussion about transgender athlete Chloie Jonsson, and now she's apologized.

Op-ed: The Policies Keeping Trans People From Military Service
March 17 2014 6:00 AM ET

Op-ed: The Policies Keeping Trans People From Military Service

Autumn Sandeen

Only policy stands between transgender people and the military service some seek.

Trans Contestant is Miss Congeniality at Calif. Beauty Pageant
March 15 2014 11:57 AM ET

Trans Contestant is Miss Congeniality at Calif. Beauty Pageant

Neal Broverman

Addie Vincent is the first transgender contestant of the Miss Delta Queen competition, a pageant and fundraiser at the Christian-affiliated Chapman University in Orange County.

How New Immigration Detention Guidelines Fail Trans Inmates
March 14 2014 5:53 AM ET

Do New Immigration Detention Guidelines Fail Trans Detainees?

Parker Marie Molloy

What was once a problem is still a problem even after an Obama administration review, trans activists warn.

Study Urges U.S. Military to Reconsider Ban on Transgender Personnel
March 13 2014 11:51 AM ET

Study: Rescind The Ban on Trans Service Members

Parker Marie Molloy

A study funded by transgender billionaire and military veteran Jennifer Pritzker breaks down the arguments disqualifying trans people from military service.

WATCH: Debunking the 'Surgery Is a Top Priority For Trans People' Myth
March 13 2014 9:39 AM ET

WATCH: Debunking the 'Surgery Is a Top Priority For Trans People' Myth

Parker Marie Molloy

In a new series of videos, the Human Rights Campaign hopes to shine light on many of the myths surrounding trans health and well-being. In the first video, HRC tackles myths surrounding gender-confirming surgeries.

'Tranny Awards' Changes Its Name, Not Its Nature
March 12 2014 4:32 PM ET

'Tranny Awards' Changes Its Name, Not Its Nature

Parker Marie Molloy

After pushback from transgender people, the controversial awards show is finally changing its name, but is it enough?

The Striking Muxe: Mexico's Third Gender
March 11 2014 6:01 AM ET

The Striking Muxe: Mexico's Third Gender

Andrew Belonsky

Like their Two-Spirit sisters in North America, the muxes are an integral part of Zapotec culture, revered, not reviled.

New York City Issues Trans-Inclusive Student Policy
March 10 2014 11:36 AM ET

New York City Issues Trans-Inclusive Student Policy

Parker Marie Molloy

The nation's largest school district adopted new guidelines as a means to protect transgender students.

Trans Woman Sues CrossFit After Being Told to Compete in Men's Division
March 10 2014 10:09 AM ET

Ordered to Compete with Men, Trans Woman Sues CrossFit

Parker Marie Molloy

The fitness giant ignores decades of research supporting the 34-year-old CrossFit athlete, relegating her to the men's division.

Op-ed: What People Don't Get About Dismay Over Jared Leto
March 10 2014 9:15 AM ET

What People Don't Get About Dismay Over Jared Leto

Parker Marie Molloy

The outcry against Rayon in Dallas Buyer's Club is less about Jared Leto playing a trans woman, and more about an industry where Rayon is the only trans woman allowed to exist.

Google's International Women's Day Doodle Includes Trans Women
March 07 2014 5:09 PM ET

Google's International Women's Day Doodle Includes Trans Women

Parker Marie Molloy

Today's Google Doodle celebrates International Women's Day with a video celebrating women around the globe — including two openly trans women.

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