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.

Kristen Browde on the long road that will bring her to this weekend's historic Women's March.

56 min 23 sec ago

Manning will be released in May, White House officials announced.

January 17 2017 5:10 PM Updated

Assange has been in self-imposed exile at an embassy in London for more than four years, to avoid extradition to Sweden on sexual assault charges. He could face espionage charges in the U.S.

January 16 2017 3:48 PM

"Jackie is singing for our country," says Jackie Evancho's transgender sister, Juliet.

January 15 2017 6:27 PM

“I hope to just kind of make everyone forget about rivals and politics for a second and just think about America and the pretty song that I’m singing. I hope I can bring people together."

January 15 2017 6:18 PM

In his emotional farewell address, President Obama saluted the military, the First Lady and his own accomplishments, and made mention of both transgender Americans and LGBT rights. Part 4 of 4.

January 11 2017 12:34 AM
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