Op-ed: Dear 'Anonymous' Wellesley Trans Man, Excluding Trans Women Isn't Really About 'Safety'
November 10 2014 4:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Excluding Trans Women at Wellesley Isn't About 'Safety'

Tim Chevalier

A trans male Wellesley alum breaks down why the claim that keeping trans women out of colleges is really rooted in "purity" myths and misogyny.

Ohio: LGBT Leaders, Politicians Call for Justice After Transgender Hate Crime
November 07 2014 3:39 PM ET

Ohio: LGBT Leaders, Politicians Call for Justice After Transgender Hate Crime

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

A leading transgender activist's brutal attack in Toledo, Ohio has drawn local and national attention.

Op-ed: Why Are The Advocate's Commenters So Transphobic?
November 07 2014 5:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Why Are The Advocate's Commenters So Transphobic?

Autumn Sandeen

Antitrans vitriol posted in response to The Advocate's coverage of transgender issues is symptomatic of broader divisions in the LGBT population.

The Year's 10 Best Transgender Non-Fiction Books
November 05 2014 6:00 AM ET

The Year's 10 Best Transgender Non-Fiction Books

Mitch Kellaway

Trans non-fiction writing has had a banner year, exploring love, sexuality, and family in deep and refreshing ways. Read about 10 of the best new offerings.

WATCH: Wendy Williams on Bruce Jenner — Transphobic or Not?
November 04 2014 4:45 PM ET

WATCH: Wendy Williams on Bruce Jenner — Transphobic or Not?

Dawn Ennis

Commenters are differing on whether it was appropriate for Williams to speculate on a possible gender transition by the former Olympian, and a misquote has added fuel to the fire.

The Men of Transparent Sound Off on Trans Men in Media
November 04 2014 11:55 AM ET

The Men of Transparent Sound Off on Trans Men in Media

Mitch Kellaway

'We want to see healthy, funny, sexy, productive, life-loving trans guys,' says comedian Ian Harvie. 'We've all been starving for those characters that we can personally relate to.'

Irish Trans Woman Settles Decades-Long Gender Recognition Battle
November 03 2014 4:38 PM ET

Irish Trans Woman's Gender Recognition Battle Finally Ends

Mitch Kellaway

Dr. Lydia Foy received a game-changing settlement from the Irish government after the High Court found that her human rights have been violated for over 20 years.

Brooklyn Trans Hate Crime Victim Going Home with Brain Injuries
November 03 2014 4:14 PM ET

Brooklyn Trans Hate Crime Victim Going Home Brain-Injured

Mitch Kellaway

Kimy Hartman has an uphill climb ahead after suffering brain damage from a transphobic beating last month, and friends have set up a fundraiser to defray ongoing medical costs.

Trans Men on Sex, Art, and Identity in 'Transparent'
November 03 2014 6:00 AM ET

Trans Men on Sex, Art, and Identity in Transparent

Mitch Kellaway

Along with producer Rhys Ernst, trans comedian Ian Harvie opens up about how Transparent's trans male character, Dale, was developed and responds to criticism that contends that portrayal was problematic.

WATCH: Georgia Trans Man Called 'It' by Police Pushes for End to Harassment
November 02 2014 2:57 PM ET

Ga. Trans Man Called 'It' By Police Pushes for Change

Mitch Kellaway

Juan Evans says police called him 'it,' 'a thing,' and threatened him with a forced genital search roadside, before arresting him claiming he was 'lying' about his gender.

New Trans-Themed Film 'Three Generations' Features No Trans Actors
November 02 2014 6:30 AM ET

No Trans Actors Cast for New Trans Film Three Generations

Mitch Kellaway

The new indie production will star cisgender actress Elle Fanning as trans male teen Ray, using a casting approach criticized by many trans advocates.

WATCH: Brooke Guinan, Trans FDNY Firefighter, Gets Real About Employment Discrimination
November 01 2014 1:36 PM ET

Trans Firefighter Gets Real About Workplace Discrimination

Mitch Kellaway

In a recent interview with MSNBC, the face of V.O.I.C.E.'s viral 'So Trans, So What?' campaign discusses trans people's external and internal barriers to getting jobs.

WATCH: Is Canadian Transgender Surgical Care Really Accessible?
October 31 2014 1:59 PM ET

WATCH: Is Canadian Gender-Affirming Surgery Really Accessible?

Mitch Kellaway

Trans residents of British Columbia are rallying this weekend to draw attention to their province's years-long wait lists for state-covered gender-affirming surgeries.

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