Op-ed: Rage Against the Dying of the Light
November 20 2014 4:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Rage Against the Dying of the Light

Jenn Dolari

After the vigils of Transgender Day of Remembrance end, we must keep our flames burning bright for all those we've lost to darkness.

#TBT: Christine Jorgensen
November 20 2014 4:00 AM ET

#TBT: Christine Jorgensen

Christopher Harrity

Early transgender celebrity Christine Jorgensen was once one of the most famous women in the world.

The Year in Trans Voices
November 20 2014 4:00 AM ET

The Year in Trans Voices

Michelle Garcia

From dating to media to marriage equality, we break down some of the most pressing issues transgender people have addressed this year.

Meet The Trans Teen Who Just Won $25K to Make Schools Trans-Inclusive
November 19 2014 4:39 PM ET

Meet The Trans Teen Who Just Won $25K to Make Schools Safer

Mitch Kellaway

Inspirational trans organizer Eli Erlick was awarded a Peace First fellowship to continue her important work with Transgender Student Education Resources.

9 Tweets to Celebrate Trans Awareness Week
November 19 2014 11:55 AM ET

9 Tweets to Celebrate Trans Awareness Week

Mitch Kellaway

See how these trans advocates, students, and allies brought visibility to their trans community members this week.

Op-ed: HRC Report Shows Trans Equality Starts at the Water Cooler
November 19 2014 6:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Trans Equality Starts at the Water Cooler

Jeff Krehely

A new report by the Human Rights Campaign shows great progress in trans equality in corporate America. But there's still much work to be done.

Op-ed: How Leslie Feinberg Saved My Life
November 19 2014 4:00 AM ET

Op-ed: How Leslie Feinberg Saved My Life

Rebecca Juro

A trans writer expresses gratitude for the work of the late activist and author of Transgender Warriors.

WATCH: Go Inside the Gay and Trans Wing of L.A. Men's Central Jail
November 18 2014 4:42 PM ET

WATCH: Go Inside the Gay and Trans Wing of L.A. Men's Central Jail

Sunnivie Brydum

L.A. Weekly obtained unprecedented access to the ward occupied by gay men and transgender women inside the Los Angeles County Men's Central Jail. 

Nashville Trans Woman Found Shot to Death
November 18 2014 2:25 PM ET

Nashville Trans Woman Found Shot to Death

Mitch Kellaway

Police are investigating how Gizzy Fowler came to be in the driveway of a stranger's Nashville residence, where she was found murdered outside her car.

OKCupid Unveils New Options for Gender, Sexuality
November 18 2014 2:01 PM ET

OKCupid Unveils New Options for Gender, Sexuality

Mitch Kellaway

The popular dating site will now allow a select group of users to choose from a wide range of new queer identifiers.

Transgender Pioneer Leslie Feinberg of Stone Butch Blues Has Died
November 17 2014 11:17 AM ET

Trans Pioneer, Stone Butch Blues Author Leslie Feinberg Dies

Advocate.com Editors

She was a pioneer in trans and lesbian issues, workers rights, and intersectionality long before anyone could define the phrase. Her partner, Minnie Bruce Pratt, and family offered us this obituary.

Toronto Trans Man Strip-Searched By Police, Files Human Rights Complaint
November 16 2014 11:00 AM ET

Trans Man Strip-Searched, Files Human Rights Complaint

Mitch Kellaway

Boyd Kodak faced three days of horror, he says, when he was detained by police and placed in women's facilities where he was stripped, forced to wear women's clothing, and humiliated by other inmates.

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