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.

Police are investigating what happened to a Tennessee mother and Iraq War veteran.

November 08 2016 2:43 PM

Manning says a group of people impersonating guards tried to talk her into breaking out of military prison.

November 04 2016 7:39 PM

The decades-long love affair between ’80s supermodel Caroline Cossey (a.k.a. Tula) and David Finch began with bad directions.

November 03 2016 6:14 AM

The civilian leader of the U.S. Army tells The Advocate he's seen no problems while ending the ban on transgender people serving openly in the military.

November 01 2016 3:37 PM

As Transgender Awareness Month arrives, the League of Women Voters is ensuring all trans people get their say at the polls next week.

November 01 2016 6:05 AM

The Supreme Court today announced it will hear Grimm's discrimination case — and while he would have preferred that it simply let a lower court's pro-trans ruling stand, he's not discouraged or afraid.

October 28 2016 3:37 PM Updated

The gay conservative troll has outlined an attack strategy against transgender people, whom he called “mentally ill,” among other pejoratives, on his college tour.

October 26 2016 5:19 PM
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