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 out writer discusses his new musical drama's transgender storyline and the role of entertainment in the wake of Donald Trump's election.

December 15 2016 6:34 AM

The state's attorney general had objected to the order, which protected state employees and contractors from anti-LGBT discrimination.

December 14 2016 5:27 PM Updated

The Transparent star gave a powerful new meaning to a Radiohead song after telling a heartwarming tale of how her students responded to a hate crime with love.

December 14 2016 12:29 PM

The largest-ever study of transgender people was recently released. Read a story among those statistics of survival and perseverence.

December 14 2016 5:37 AM

Latina comic Carla Valderrama spruces up the holidays with progressive new lyrics to "White Christmas."

December 12 2016 7:19 PM
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