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 couple are just the latest to boycott the state's controversial law.

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Wisconsin, Kentucky, Nebraska and Kansas joined Texas in a new lawsuit, filed with the Christian Medical and Dental Association, and Franciscan Alliance of Indiana.

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The Divine Miss M removed a tweet suggesting Caitlyn Jenner might detransition now that her show has been canceled, but then excused it as having "misread the temper of the times."

August 23 2016 9:07 AM

The decision enshrines discrimination against transgender people in law and provides easy justification for any business that wants to fire transgender employees.

August 23 2016 6:05 AM

With all the problems facing trans people, is a shortage of gender-affirming surgeons an issue? After much research, Amanda Kerri finds the answer.

August 23 2016 5:05 AM

Guns to guard against supposed restroom predators and deporting immigrants in portable toilets are some of the made-up ideas floated to real Trump fans. 

August 22 2016 8:42 PM
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