Over Half of Native Trans People Have Attempted Suicide
October 14 2012 11:28 AM ET

Over Half of Native Trans People Have Attempted Suicide

Diane Anderson-Minshall

A new study indicates alarming poverty, abuse, and suicide among Native Americans.

WATCH Voting While Trans Helps Navigate Voter ID laws
October 01 2012 7:50 PM ET

WATCH: 'Voting While Trans' Helps Navigate Voter ID laws

Sunnivie Brydum

More than 25,000 transgender people could be denied the right to vote in November, thanks to a spate of voter ID laws across the country. The National Center for Transgender Equality has launched a public awareness campaign called Voting While Trans to combat the voter-suppression efforts.

Deval Patrick Administration Sides Against Trans Inmate on Need for Surgery
September 27 2012 4:42 PM ET

Deval Patrick Administration Sides Against Trans Inmate

Lucas Grindley

Yet another important fixture of Massachusetts politics is siding against a trans inmate who wants gender-reassignment surgery.

Trans Third Grader Will Be Allowed to Use Bathroom for Girls
September 26 2012 6:01 PM ET

Trans Third-Grader Will Be Allowed to Use Girls' Bathroom

Sunnivie Brydum

After switching schools, a transgender third-grader and her parents have reached an agreement with the Nashua, N.H., school district that allows her to wear girls' clothing and use the women's restroom.

University Under Attack for Transgender Exhibition
September 19 2012 2:16 PM ET

University Under Attack for Transgender Exhibition

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Loren Cameron's photos documenting trans bodies has gotten some Minnesota students up in arms.

Oklahoma Judge Cites Bible in Denying Transgender Name Changes
September 16 2012 3:47 PM ET

Transgender Name Changes Not OK With Bible-Quoting Oklahoma Judge

Trudy Ring

It's not OK with Judge Bill Graves, who claims medical procedures cannot change the gender God meant a person to be.

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