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.

Told he could not live as a gay man, this pioneer forged his own path to manhood.

May 12 2017 5:08 AM

One would allow adoption agencies to turn away prospective parents because of religious objections; the other targets transgender student athletes.

May 11 2017 3:31 PM

Arrested for espionage in 2010, Chelsea Manning is finally being released after serving time in a male prison.

May 10 2017 6:56 PM

It took decades of fighting for recognition and several suicides before the Northern Territory’s Tiwi Islands community finally accepted a group of Aboriginal transgender women.

May 10 2017 6:25 AM

Cayne's Hi Gorgeous!: Transforming Inner Power Into Radiant Beauty is a style guide that is going to be a hit with a lot of women.

May 10 2017 6:01 AM

The director of The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson, David France, and producer Sara Ramirez discuss why the story of an LGBT pioneer's loss matters in modern times.

May 09 2017 5:01 AM
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