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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.

Skye Thomson was supposed to meet with Pat McCrory before he signed House Bill 2. The confab never took place, but the trans ninth-grader still has something to say to the governor.

April 18 2016 7:20 PM

Here's your primer on where we go from here.

April 18 2016 6:13 AM

Pat McCrory claims the discriminatory law was a reaction to the city of Charlotte's "government overreach."

April 17 2016 3:50 PM

It's the first Justice Department investigation to focus on this population.

April 17 2016 7:17 AM

"We have seen both of these states pass legislation that betray the basic rights to equal protection and self-expression that all Americans are guaranteed by the Constitution," says Mayor Eric Garcetti.

April 16 2016 4:08 PM

A decision now would deprive the NBA of leverage to push for repeal of the state's anti-LGBT law, commissioner Adam Silver says.

April 16 2016 3:28 PM
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