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.

Cash Askew of the band There Are Us Too is among the 36 confirmed dead in the Friday night fire at a warehouse turned performance space.

December 05 2016 7:36 PM

Former Navy SEAL Kristin Beck is applying for a civilian position in the Trump administration and, unlike many of us, has an optimistic take on our country's direction. 

December 05 2016 5:37 AM

Ezekiel Jamal Dear had been found guilty of voluntary manslaughter for stabbing Yasmin Vash Payne to death.

December 02 2016 7:24 PM
December 02 2016 1:40 PM

Pat McCrory is the governor who signed the infamous HB 2 law.

December 01 2016 12:46 PM

Keeping a uniformed transgender police officer away from an event she helped plan is taking the concept of "safe spaces" too far, writes Amanda Kerri.

November 30 2016 6:00 AM

On this last day of transgender awareness month, let's remember that this year has already been the deadliest on record for trans people.

November 30 2016 2:14 AM Updated
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