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.

Jeff Sessions has pushed to lift the guidelines, while Betsy DeVos is opposed, says a New York Times report.

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Two weeks after being confirmed, our attorney general is throwing trans youth under the bus. 

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The Texas branch of the American Civil Liberties Union has invested in a transgender rights Facebook campaign that is summed up as, "Taking A Seat, Making A Stand."

February 21 2017 7:19 PM

Sean Spicer promises "further guidance" — and you can bet it won't be a good thing.

February 21 2017 4:31 PM

Ann Thomas has started the first talent agency for transgender actors, writers, and directors.

February 21 2017 5:23 AM

The administration will withdraw the guidance on equal treatment of transgender students Tuesday, sources say.

February 20 2017 10:09 PM Updated
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