Transgender First-Grader Wins Right to Use Girls' Bathroom
June 24 2013 12:04 PM ET

Transgender First-Grader Wins Right to Use Girls' Bathroom

Sunnivie Brydum

A landmark ruling from the Colorado Division of Civil Rights is the first in the nation to decide in favor of transgender youth using the facility that corresponds with their gender identity.

Calif. Public Employees Will Get Coverage for Gender Transition
June 21 2013 5:59 PM ET

Calif. Public Employees Will Get Coverage for Gender Transition

Trudy Ring

The California Public Employees' Retirement System, which administers health benefits, will make the coverage available January 1.

Social Security Removes Surgical Requirement for Gender Marker Change
June 14 2013 2:17 PM ET

Social Security Makes It Easier for Trans Folks

Sunnivie Brydum

It will be easier for transgender people to obtain Social Security cards that reflect their accurate gender, while Australia formally embraced a third gender.

WATCH: Retired Navy SEAL Talks Positive, Negative Reaction to Transition
June 07 2013 8:31 PM ET

WATCH: Retired Navy SEAL Talks Positive, Negative Reaction to Transition

Trudy Ring

Kristin Beck, who revealed her gender transition in a just-published memoir, gave a wide-ranging interview to Anderson Cooper.

Fox's 'Burly Man in Dress' Story Puts Transphobia on Display
June 05 2013 5:27 PM ET

Fox's 'Burly Man in Dress' Story Puts Transphobia on Display

Trudy Ring

A Fox News Radio reporter expresses 'horror' at a transgender woman being allowed to use a ladies' room.

Retired Navy SEAL Comes Out as Transgender
June 04 2013 12:20 PM ET

Retired Navy SEAL Comes Out as Transgender

Sunnivie Brydum

Kristin Beck, a former Navy SEAL and member of the elite Team 6 that went on to kill Osama Bin Laden, revealed that she's transgender in a new memoir.

Is It Wrong to Perform at Michfest?
May 28 2013 6:00 AM ET

Is It Wrong to Perform at Michfest?

Karen Iris Tucker

With the Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival sticking by its policy against admitting openly transgender women, some performers distance themselves or keep quiet.

Fallon Fox, MMA's First Trans Fighter, Wins First Match
May 26 2013 3:38 PM ET

Fallon Fox Wins First Match As Out Trans MMA Fighter

Sunnivie Brydum

On Friday, the transgender woman won her first professional mixed martial arts match since coming out in March.

Transgender Woman Alleges Discrimination by Bridal Shop
May 24 2013 1:22 PM ET

Trans Bride Sues, Was Told Men Can't Try on Wedding Gowns

Trudy Ring

She says she was told men couldn't try on wedding dresses.

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