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.

Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande, and more than 100 others have signed an open letter urging Texas lawmakers to reject anti-LGBT legislation.

February 14 2017 2:27 PM

The Doubt actress urged the music world to learn about the transgender student's upcoming Supreme Court battle.

February 12 2017 10:35 PM

The brief signals that the department, now led by Jeff Sessions, could be changing its stance on the trans-affirming education guidelines issued by the Obama administration.

February 11 2017 4:52 PM

Katie Couric and Joe Maldonado discuss the journey from being kicked out of the Boy Scouts to ultimate acceptance.

February 10 2017 5:55 PM

Similar legislation has failed before, but right-wing lawmakers are trying again.

February 10 2017 4:56 PM

Nine-year-old Joe Maldonado was jubilant as he wore his new Cub Scout uniform for New Jersey's Pack 20.

February 09 2017 6:11 PM

The viral sensation comes out yet again.

February 09 2017 5:24 PM
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