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.

The 20th annual Existrans march for transgender and intersex people and their supporters was held over the weekend in Belleville à Châtelet in the French capital.

October 19 2016 1:05 PM

The creators of this unconventional opera want to make audiences consider the impact of Manning's document leak. 

October 17 2016 5:09 AM

Brandi Bledsoe, a 32-year-old artist and Home Depot employee, died of a gunshot wound to the chest.

October 14 2016 4:05 PM

Comedy Central is winning praise for its far more accurate portrayal of the Stonewall riots, starring trans actresses Alexandra Grey as Marsha P. Johnson and Trace Lysette as Sylvia Rivera.

October 13 2016 12:13 PM

Forget your troubles, come on get happy...

October 11 2016 4:23 AM
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