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.

In the wake of Trump repealing transgender protections, scientist Dana Bevan is here to bust your misconceptions.

8 min 42 sec ago

It's actually not even a reversal, contends the White House press secretary.

February 23 2017 11:38 PM

The Republican reality star sent a message to Trump via Twitter, denouncing the administrations revocation of guidelines for trans kids and telling him, "Call me." 

February 23 2017 11:08 PM

They had comebacks after a far-right activist couldn't — or wouldn't — say if they should be forced to use men's restrooms.

February 23 2017 10:17 PM

David Kilmnick of the LGBT Network held a press conference Thursday allowing trans youth to speak about the rescinding of transgender bathroom rights in schools.

February 23 2017 4:28 PM

The teen who sang the national anthem for President Trump is now hoping he will listen to her voice once again. 

February 23 2017 2:40 PM
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