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.

Long before the White House was basked in rainbow colors in 2015 to celebrate the Supreme Court ruling allowing same-sex marriage, the President called himself a "fierce advocate" for our rights.

January 05 2017 6:00 AM

Meanwhile, the state’s Republican governor and House speaker condemn “license to discriminate” legislation and “bathroom bills" like those pushed by Rep. Rick Nelson.

January 04 2017 3:14 PM

Watch Wilson Cruz and friends perform from the first ever monologue book for LGBTQ characters.

December 27 2016 11:53 AM

Coming out at a big company like Ford sounds intimidating, but Lynn Keiser was greeted with concern and support.

5:31 AM

Legislators fail to undo North Carolina's insidious anti-LGBT law.

December 21 2016 9:07 PM
1