The story of one woman's fight against the pension provider for her deceased trans husband serves as a reminder of both the progress made in trans rights, as well as the distance left to go.
After a 92-year-old WWII vet took on the federal agency, the Social Security Administration has issued updated guidelines designed to eliminate a number of challenges trans individuals face when attempting to obtain benefits.
The effervescent trans woman was one of the first to sue for the right to survivor benefits in the late 1990s when her husband died of alleged medical malpractice.
A trans student faces limited options in the wake of his school's recent housing decision.
A resident of Appleton, Wis., since 2000, Gypsy Vered Meltzer became the state's first transgender elected official.
Monica Beverly Hillz, a former RuPaul's Drag Race cast member, speaks out against the Logo reality competition's use of transphobic terms.
A 22-year-old transgender college student was removed from her North Carolina campus after being confronted by a security guard outside a women's restroom.
One of the show's best-known contestants lashes out in a defiant Facebook post.
After years as a successful fashion model, Geena Rocero has come out as transgender, and is launching a global awareness campaign.