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.

The 25-year-old black trans man's story of discrimination, bias-motivated violence, and incarceration has caught the eye of Laverne Cox and the Planned Parenthood Federation of America. 

June 28 2016 5:43 AM

Railing against the dangers of same-sex marriage just doesn’t draw a crowd like it used to, the National Organization for Marriage learned this weekend. 

June 27 2016 7:18 PM

Pride gave another reason to reiterate the "Stronger Together" slogan.

June 26 2016 3:54 PM

Hollywood writer, producer, actress and activist Jen Richards of I Am Cait and Her Story fame wrote this first of nine short videos that will comprise a new docu-series, ‪#‎MoreThanT. 

June 25 2016 6:07 PM

The move comes after years of work by LGBT activists.

June 24 2016 5:11 PM Updated
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