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.

A new photo project aims to find the humanity that's been lost in the culture's current fixation with all things transgender.

May 23 2016 5:09 AM

Exiting the subway in Park Slope, a woman is ambushed and beaten by five men.

May 21 2016 10:40 PM

A grammatical error in the virulently anti-LGBT platform makes it appear to state that Texas has a majority-gay population.

May 20 2016 10:39 PM

Oklahoma Republicans want to impeach President Obama for protecting trans students. But first they want to make sure no God-fearing Christian student is forced to share a bathroom with a trans classmate. 

May 20 2016 6:25 PM

Trevor Noah takes on so-called bathroom bills.

May 20 2016 6:10 PM

Maroon 5 cancelled two shows in North Carolina in response to the state's passage of House Bill 2.

May 20 2016 2:14 PM Updated

In the face of a conservative boycott, Target CEO Brian Cornell reaffirmed his belief that diversity is good business.

May 20 2016 10:30 AM Updated
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