AP and NYT Will Refer to Manning as Chelsea
August 27 2013 4:17 PM ET

AP and NYT Will Refer to Manning as 'Chelsea'

Jase Peeples

Both The New York Times and the Associated Press have announced, beginning today, they will correctly refer to Manning by her female gender and requested name.

CNN Commentator: Chelsea Manning Will Get 'Good Practice' Being Female in Prison
August 27 2013 3:04 PM ET

CNN Commentator: Chelsea Manning Will Get 'Good Practice' Being Female in Prison

Jase Peeples

Commenters cracked jokes and made misogynistic comments about Chelsea Manning during a recent edition of CNN Newsroom.

ACLU Backs Trans Nursing Student Told to Use Bathroom In Storage Closet
August 26 2013 3:53 PM ET

ACLU Backs Trans Nursing Student Told to Use Bathroom In Storage Closet

Sunnivie Brydum

A technical school in Clearwater, Fla., violated Title IX of the Civil Rights Act when it ordered a nursing student to use a separate bathroom because she is transgender, says the ACLU.

Billionaire Philanthropist Comes Out as Transgender
August 23 2013 4:17 PM ET

Billionaire Philanthropist Comes Out as Transgender

Trudy Ring

Col. James Pritzker, who has endowed a study on transgender people in the military, announced she identifies as a woman and will now be known as Jennifer Natalya Pritzker.

WATCH: Suspect Sought in Calif. Trans Woman's Death
August 23 2013 12:48 PM ET

WATCH: Suspect Sought in Calif. Trans Woman's Death

Trudy Ring

Police in Fontana say Dantjier Powell is a suspect in the killing of reality-show star Domonique Newburn.

N.Y. Transgender Woman Dies After Brutal Beating
August 23 2013 11:44 AM ET

N.Y. Transgender Woman Dies After Brutal Beating

Trudy Ring

Islan Nettles, 21, died yesterday of injuries received in an attack last Saturday.

WATCH: 'TransMilitary' Documentary Seeks to End Trans Service Ban
August 22 2013 5:01 PM ET

WATCH: TransMilitary Documentary Seeks to End Trans Service Ban

Sunnivie Brydum

Transgender military veteran and activist Allyson Robinson has joined a new documentary project that hopes to raise awareness about the ban on open military service by trans Americans.

WATCH: WikiLeaks Source Comes Out as Transgender
August 22 2013 11:14 AM ET

WATCH: WikiLeaks Source Comes Out as Transgender

Sunnivie Brydum

The former Army private sentenced to 35 years for sharing classified government documents with the website WikiLeaks revealed today that she's transgender.

Russian Bigots Post Video of Attack on Trans Woman
August 19 2013 1:53 PM ET

Russian Bigots Post Video of Attack on Trans Woman

Sunnivie Brydum

Five unidentified assailants kicked, punched, and stripped a trans woman in a Russian park while a bystander captured the assault on video.

Calif. Gov. Signs Trans Student Protection Bill
August 12 2013 3:53 PM ET

BREAKING: Calif. Gov. Signs Trans Student Protection Bill

Sunnivie Brydum

Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 1266 Monday, giving transgender students the right to participate in sex-segregated programs according to their gender identity.

WATCH: Fox News Misgenders Trans Teen, Calls Proposed Protections 'Bathroom Bill'
August 12 2013 2:52 PM ET

WATCH: Fox News Again Stokes Transphobic Flame

Sunnivie Brydum

A Fox News report on Friday reconfirmed the network's ongoing problem with accurate reporting on trans issues.

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