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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.

Equality organizations teamed up for an advertisement that will air during next week's Republican National Convention. Mara Keisling of the National Center for Transgender Equality tells us about the message she hopes to convey.

July 11 2016 9:00 AM

The trans reality star hasn't booked a speaking slot for the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, but she will be part of an outside panel discussing LGBT rights and the GOP.

July 09 2016 2:17 PM

The states object to federal guidance on transgender students' rights, including the right to use facilities matching their gender identity. 

July 08 2016 4:52 PM Updated

Gov. Charlie Baker signed the bill into law today, assuring that residents can use the public facilities aligned with their gender identity.

July 08 2016 3:39 PM Updated

How Tiffany Grimes fell in love with Dade Barlow twice.  

July 08 2016 5:29 AM

His name means "dove" in Hebrew, but make no mistake: Lieutenant Shacher of the Israeli Defense Force is a warrior. 

July 07 2016 6:57 PM

San Francisco County Sheriff's Department officials have promised changes in how the jail houses trans people, but they have been slow in coming. 

July 07 2016 6:42 AM
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