Transgender

Read the latest news about transgender issues. Learn more about how transgender public figures, including Chelsea Manning, Jen Richards, Laverne Cox, Janet Mock, Caitlyn Jenner, Chaz Bono, and others are shaping and pushing forward the agenda of the LGBT rights movement. Whether it’s in the spheres of entertainment, politics, education, media, government, or international or local coverage, The Advocate is the leading source for news that is important to transgender, gay, lesbian, and bisexual individuals around the world.

A bill allowing discrimination by adoption agencies is headed to the governor, and an anti-trans "bathroom bill" likely will soon be as well.

May 22 2017 2:33 PM

After famously calling out President Obama, Jennicet Gutiérrez is preparing for a battle royale with Trump.

May 22 2017 5:15 AM

Kate Lynn Blatt can move forward with a sex discrimination lawsuit against her employer under the Americans with Disabilities Act, even though it explicitly excludes transgender people from protection, according to Reuters.

May 19 2017 4:02 PM

Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey cofounded World of Wonder Productions over a decade ago and have produced a variety of outsider stories, including Becoming Chaz, Transgeneration, and Gender Revolution.  

May 19 2017 1:03 PM

Transgender patients deserve informed health providers and access to care and testing.

May 19 2017 7:05 AM

A bill signed into law by Gov. Kate Brown today will make the process simpler, cheaper, and more private.

May 18 2017 10:22 PM
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