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.

Transgender folks in particular expressed fears for their future under a Donald Trump presidency.

November 11 2016 7:16 PM

Orlando Pride, Billy Eichner, and Mary J. Blige are here for us.

November 11 2016 6:25 PM

Uncertainty of trans rights under a Donald Trump presidency has spurred Good Samaritans into action.

November 10 2016 7:51 PM

The Human Rights Campaign is celebrating the defeat of the politician central to signing the loathed H.B. 2 in North Carolina.

November 09 2016 2:11 AM

The death of Noony Norwood is the 24th reported murder of a trans person in 2016.

November 08 2016 5:23 PM

Police are investigating what happened to a Tennessee mother and Iraq War veteran.

November 08 2016 2:43 PM

Manning says a group of people impersonating guards tried to talk her into breaking out of military prison.

November 04 2016 7:39 PM
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