Trans Man's Widow Wins Battle With Pension Provider
April 07 2014 3:34 PM ET

Trans Man's Widow Wins Battle With Pension Provider

Parker Marie Molloy

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.

Complete 2014 Trans 100 List Released to the General Public
April 07 2014 1:49 PM ET

Complete 2014 Trans 100 List Released

Parker Marie Molloy

Featuring names both familiar and unfamiliar, this year's list highlights the work of individuals making an impact within the trans community.

Social Security Administration Updates Transgender Policy
April 07 2014 8:23 AM ET

Social Security Updates Transgender Policy

Parker Marie Molloy

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.

Op-ed: Transgender Student, Softball Star
April 07 2014 6:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Transgender Student, Softball Star

Pat Cordova-Goff

When a transgender high school student made the varsity softball team, she didn't expect it would cause a media firestorm.

Trans Pioneer Christie Lee Van De Putte Dead at 61
April 06 2014 1:39 PM ET

Trans Pioneer Christie Lee Van De Putte Dead at 51

Sunnivie Brydum

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.

Ore. Trans Student Sues Christian University Over On-Campus Housing Denial
April 04 2014 5:10 PM ET

Ore. Trans Student Sues School Over Housing Denial

Parker Marie Molloy

A trans student faces limited options in the wake of his school's recent housing decision.

Wisc. Man Becomes the State's First Trans Elected Official
April 03 2014 3:37 PM ET April 03 2014 6:55 PM ET

Wis. Man Becomes the State's First Trans Elected Official

Parker Marie Molloy

A resident of Appleton, Wis., since 2000, Gypsy Vered Meltzer became the state's first transgender elected official.

Trans 'Drag Race' Alum Says 'Some Things Need to Be Changed'
April 02 2014 3:38 PM ET

Trans Drag Race Alum: 'Some Things Need to Be Changed'

Daniel Reynolds

Monica Beverly Hillz, a former RuPaul's Drag Race cast member, speaks out against the Logo reality competition's use of transphobic terms.

WATCH: N.C. College Security Confronts Trans Student Over Bathroom Usage
April 02 2014 1:10 PM ET

WATCH: N.C. College Security Confronts Trans Student Over Bathroom Usage

Parker Marie Molloy

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.

Amazon Picks Up Trans-Themed Comedy 'Transparent' for 10 Episodes
April 01 2014 3:58 PM ET

Amazon Picks Up Transparent For 10 Episodes

Parker Marie Molloy

Jill Soloway's transgender TV project gets picked up for a season with promises of more trans characters.

Carmen Carrera Slams <i>Drag Race</i> Over Transphobic Slur
April 01 2014 2:32 PM ET

Carmen Carrera Slams Drag Race Over Transphobic Slur

Parker Marie Molloy

One of the show's best-known contestants lashes out in a defiant Facebook post.

WATCH: Model Geena Rocero Comes Out As Transgender, Launches Gender Proud
April 01 2014 8:44 AM ET April 02 2014 10:45 AM ET

WATCH: Model Comes Out As Transgender, Launches Gender Proud

Parker Marie Molloy

After years as a successful fashion model, Geena Rocero has come out as transgender, and is launching a global awareness campaign.

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