EXCLUSIVE: Laverne Cox Sounds Off on 'The T Word'
October 17 2014 4:00 AM ET

EXCLUSIVE: Laverne Cox Sounds Off on The T Word

Mitch Kellaway

Ahead of her documentary's premiere tonight, Laverne Cox and trans youth advocates Kye Allums and L'lerrét Ailith offered exclusive insights into the making of The T Word.

After Hideous Abuse, Calif. School District Agrees to Respect Trans Students
October 16 2014 4:00 AM ET

After Hideous Abuse, Calif. School Agrees to Respect Trans Students

Mitch Kellaway

The Department of Education has intervened on behalf of a trans girl in Downey Unified School District after she allegedly suffered years of verbal harassment by peers and shaming by administrators.

U.S. Marine Charged with Murder of Trans Filipina Woman
October 15 2014 5:58 PM ET

U.S. Marine Charged with Murder of Trans Filipina Woman

Mitch Kellaway

Despite protests from Philippine LGBT rights groups, the American Marine suspected of killing Jennifer Laude Sueselbeck has remained in U.S. custody and now officially faces murder changes.

Trans Woman Severely Beaten Among Rash of Brooklyn, N.Y. Hate Crimes
October 15 2014 5:13 PM ET

Trans Woman Beaten Among Rash of Brooklyn Hate Crimes

Mitch Kellaway

A Bushwick trans woman clings to life after a brutal beating, following several other Brooklyn-based attacks in which perpetrators were yelling anti-LGBT slurs.

Op-ed: Hospitals Are Failing LGBTs
October 15 2014 7:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Hospitals Are Failing Our Community

Jeff Krehely

Though there is improvement, too many LGBT patients are still suffering because of discrimination by hospitals, according to the Human Rights Campaign.

Op-ed: Remember the Troops Who Fought for Marriage Equality
October 15 2014 5:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Remember the Troops Who Fought for Marriage Equality

Sue Fulton

LGBT service members were on the front lines of the battle for same-sex marriage. Let's not forget them in the fight going forward.

EXCLUSIVE: Laverne Cox Wants You to Go Purple for #SpiritDay
October 15 2014 5:00 AM ET

EXCLUSIVE: A #SpiritDay Message From Laverne Cox

Daniel Reynolds

The Orange Is the New Black star has released a video about bullying and LGBT youth.

Right Wing Fails to Stop Gender-Inclusive Training in Neb. Schools
October 14 2014 4:18 PM ET

Right Wing Fails to Stop Gender-Inclusive Training in Neb. Schools

Mitch Kellaway

Officials at Lincoln Public Schools in Nebraska's capital are standing behind their recommended strategies for helping trans and gender-nonconforming students feel more comfortable, no matter the conservative outrage.

October 14 2014 2:58 PM ET

Laverne Cox Brings the Drama to Faking It

The actress trades in her orange jumpsuit for guest spot on the MTV series

LAPD Offers $50K Reward for Leads in L.A. Trans Woman's Murder
October 14 2014 12:41 PM ET

LAPD Offers $50K Reward for Leads in L.A. Trans Woman's Murder

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Authorities are offering $50,000 for information leading to the arrest of as many as three men suspected of killing Aniya Parker in an early morning robbery this month in East Hollywood.

Time Names Transgender Teen One of 25 Most Influential
October 14 2014 12:38 PM ET

Time Names Transgender Teen One of 25 Most Influential

Dawn Ennis

Jazz, 14, is one of the young people in the running in a vote to determine the single most influential teen.

Op-ed: Why You Should Help Me Get LGBT People Out of Detention
October 14 2014 6:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Help Me Get LGBT People Out of Detention

Raúl Alcaraz Ochoa

The stories of his LGBT friends motivate Raúl Alcaraz Ochoa to work as an activist for ending detentions and deportations.

PHOTOS: Trans Artist Stars in a Time Capsule of NYC's Underground Art World
October 14 2014 5:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: Trans Artist Stars in a Time Capsule of NYC's Underground

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Page Potter Reynolds' provocative performances helped her become a cult figure in the downtown nightlife scene.

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