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The House appears to be less enthusiastic about the measure, however.

March 15 2017 4:56 PM

It's starting to feel like we're living in two different nations, Amanda Kerri writes.

March 15 2017 5:04 AM

Jake Graf is a trans writer, director, and actor whose stories center around trans lives of all colors, ages, and walks of life.  

March 14 2017 6:55 PM

According to The Daily Nebraskan, a letter from Alpha Chi Omega’s national headquarters states that trans women would be welcomed into the sorority effective immediately.

March 13 2017 6:21 PM

In an exclusive open letter, six members of Congress ask Attorney General Jeff Sessions to investigate the homicides of seven transgender women of color, all murdered this year.

March 13 2017 9:00 AM

Young folks are chipping away at the gender binary. We should embrace their courage, not run from it.

March 13 2017 5:40 AM

A majority of Americans don't think religious freedom necessitates antigay discrimination or that the law should restrict tran people's restroom access, according to PRRI.

March 10 2017 6:00 AM