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.

Ken Paxton argues that parents have a right to know if their child may be transgender.

June 29 2016 7:34 PM

The reality star and former Olympian reiterated her support for the likely Republican candidate in a recent interview.

June 29 2016 10:21 AM

Politicians were booed — and mooned — as frustration grows in the increasingly pricey city.

June 28 2016 7:46 PM

In a touching segment of America's Got Talent, comedian Julia Scotti won over judges and came out to the audience.

June 28 2016 5:48 PM

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
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