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.

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

26 min 21 sec ago

Jojo Striker was found shot to death in Toledo last week.

February 17 2017 8:14 PM

With Showtime's Billions, Dillon becomes the first nonbinary-gender actor in a nonbinary role.

February 17 2017 5:04 AM

HBO had to find someone else for its live panel discussion Friday night after Jeremy Scahill of The Intercept backed out, over his objection to the booking of the controversial out Breitbart editor. 

February 15 2017 10:10 PM

For Tony Phelan and Joan Rater, the fight for transgender representation on television is personal.

February 15 2017 4:31 AM

Hundreds of parents are denouncing Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions for backing away from defending the rights of transgender students.

February 15 2017 12:00 AM
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