Read the latest news about transgender issues. Learn more about how transgender public figures, including Chelsea Manning, Isis King, Laverne Cox, Janet Mock, Caitlyn Jenner, Candis Cayne, 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.

Just off of its successful New York City premiere, Deep Run poetically examines one trans man’s search for love, faith, and acceptance in rural North Carolina.

November 17 2015 8:33 PM

The actress responded to Caitlyn Jenner's comment that 'the hardest part of being a woman is figuring out what to wear' with strong words and images.

November 17 2015 9:01 AM Updated

Painting a discriminated-against group as sexual predators is just history repeating itself.

November 16 2015 7:03 PM

The widower of an NYPD officer killed on 9/11 was so upset he returned her posthumous Woman of the Yea' award to Glamour magazine.

November 16 2015 2:54 PM

The director of Gender Justice Nevada reflects on the hope — and subsequent disappointment — sparked by the group's involvement with the Transportation Security Administration. 

November 16 2015 5:45 AM

The Advocate sat down with the all-female team behind the first big-budget Web series written, directed by, and starring trans people.

November 16 2015 4:00 AM

The defeat of Houston's HERO ordinance gets the "Weekend Update" treatment.

November 15 2015 12:10 PM