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.

'Transparent' Seeks Trans Female Writer for Second Season
October 13 2014 2:31 PM ET

What Will Transparent Do Differently in Season 2?

Mitch Kellaway

'It's absolutely necessary,' to hire a trans woman writer for Transparent's second season, says creator Jill Soloway, after fielding criticism for casting a male actor in the show's lead role.

October 10 2014 11:50 AM ET

South Park Tackles Trans Kids, Bathroom Rights & Lorde

Erica Cartman and Stan the 'Cissy' play with gender in new episode of the comedy series

EXCLUSIVE: Laura Jane Grace Is 'True Trans'
October 10 2014 8:00 AM ET

WATCH: Laura Jane Grace, Fans, Activists Are True Trans

Mitch Kellaway

Punk rocker Laura Jane Grace gives fans a taste of her new documentary series True Trans in this exclusive clip and interview.

Suspect Arrested in Murder of Calif. Trans Activist
October 09 2014 12:23 PM ET October 09 2014 2:19 PM ET

Suspect Arrested in Murder of Calif. Trans Woman

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Anaheim police have a suspect in custody in connection with the death of Zoraida Reyes, a transgender and immigrant activist found dead in June in Southern California.

Kenyan Trans Woman Wins Recognition in Landmark Victory
October 09 2014 5:30 AM ET

Kenyan Trans Woman Wins Landmark Victory

Mitch Kellaway

Audrey Mbugua's high-profile lawsuits have not only won her the right to change her school records: They've drawn national attention to the push for transgender equality.

PHOTOS: Go Behind the Scenes With Trans Web Series 'Brothers'
October 09 2014 5:02 AM ET

PHOTOS: Go Behind the Scenes With Trans Brothers

Mitch Kellaway

Finished binge-watching Transparent? Seen OITNB too many times to count? Thankfully, more trans stories are hitting the small screen with a new Web series coming soon to a computer near you.

Right-Wingers Accuse Miss. Husband of 'Biological Fraud' for Being Trans
October 08 2014 7:13 PM ET

Right-Wingers Accuse Miss. Husband of 'Fraud' for Being Trans

Mitch Kellaway

As marriage equality remains uneven across the U.S., transgender citizens' unique marriage challenges in states like Mississippi continue to surface.

Op-ed: Why This Major Organization Is Changing Its Name
October 08 2014 5:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Why This Major Organization Is Changing Its Name

Rea Carey

Being your authentic self is a revolutionary act for millions of LBGTQ people. Here's why one major organization is going to do the same.

Op-ed: Transitioning at Work Without Making History
October 08 2014 4:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Transitioning at Work Without Making History

Dawn Ennis

The act of transitioning should not be a fireable offense.

New York City Could Ease Requirements for Changing Birth Certificate Gender
October 07 2014 12:23 PM ET

NYC Could Ease Requirements for Changing Birth Certificate Gender

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

New York City Council member Corey Johnson has introduced legislation that would allow transgender people to update the gender on their birth certificate with fewer restrictions.

Murdered L.A. Trans Woman Identified
October 07 2014 12:11 PM ET

Murdered L.A. Trans Woman Identified

Parker Marie Molloy

47-year-old Aniya Parker died early Thursday morning after being confronted by a group of men in East Hollywood.

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