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.

Going to your first trans pride might not be what you expected; it's better.

July 05 2016 11:30 AM

It's certainly a time for jubilation, but a few things still need to be worked out, writes Amanda Kerri.

July 05 2016 5:09 AM

The state has also requested a half-million dollars from its disaster relief fund to cover the legal costs of defending the anti-LGBT law. 

July 02 2016 3:16 PM

Misty Snow doesn't have the usual background for a candidate to the U.S. Senate, but she isn't letting that stop her from making history. 

June 30 2016 5:50 PM

Starting today, transgender members of the U.S. military can serve openly.

June 30 2016 2:16 PM Updated

Equality House is known for its rainbow flag paint job, and now it has a neighbor adorned in the transgender flag.

June 29 2016 8:34 PM
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