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.

I Am Cait's Jennifer Finney Boylan on transitions, Caitlyn Jenner, and love.

May 14 2016 12:18 PM

The Obama administration is banning health providers from denying access to transgender people because of their gender identity.

May 13 2016 9:17 PM

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory can count Texas Gov. Greg Abbott as one of his supporters. 

May 13 2016 9:14 PM

The co-director of The Matrix movies and Sense 8 said a trip around the world made up her mind.

May 13 2016 6:56 PM

In a sweeping takedown of bathroom bills, Rep. Alan Grayson has reportedly become the first to say the word 'cisgender' in the U.S. House of Representatives.

May 13 2016 4:21 PM

Pat McCrory lashes out at the Obama administration's directive.

May 13 2016 2:59 PM Updated

One North Carolina brewery is using beer to challenge anti-LGBT hate. 

May 13 2016 10:20 AM
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