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.

Yelp is making it easier for users to find businesses that have gender-neutral restrooms. 

March 04 2017 12:54 PM

Trans writer/director Jake Graf lets you listen to the thoughts and daily challenges of trans folks in the powerful Headspace.

March 03 2017 4:29 PM

Trans youth were already under assault before President Trump and Attorney General Sessions made it worse for them. Randi Weingarten of the American Federation of Teachers tells us what she's doing to defend our kids.

March 03 2017 5:34 AM

Both were in Louisiana, and they bring this year's total to seven.

March 02 2017 10:16 PM

Fifty-three major companies rallied in support of the trans teen who is suing his school over the right to use the bathroom that corresponds with his gender identity.

March 02 2017 7:09 PM

As attorney general, he's moved the nation backward on transgender rights, voting rights, and more.

March 02 2017 2:41 PM