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 Texas senator wants to know, "Have we gone stark raving nuts?"

April 25 2016 9:19 AM

So Trump doesn't want to banish LGBT people to an island off Greenland. He's still an absolute nightmare, writes Amanda Kerri.

April 25 2016 6:15 AM

Speaking in London, the president tells a British activist he's hamstrung on anti-LGBT laws thanks to the Republican-controlled Congress.

April 23 2016 4:46 PM

The lead singer for the Grammy Award-winning rock band says it was "wrong to take their tax money, turn around and then disbar them from living with their identity that they fought so hard to understand and develop".

April 23 2016 2:10 PM

20-year-old Maria Munir told reporters, "I just thought if anyone in the world is going to accept me for who I am then it’s the president of the United States."

April 23 2016 1:35 PM

Even though she is on the record liking Ted Cruz more than any other candidate for president, Jenner is speaking out against laws that restrict people like her from using the appropriate restroom.

April 22 2016 9:04 PM

Trump added a catch to his view that transgender people should be able to use the bathroom of their choice.

April 22 2016 1:25 PM
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