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.

Priceless insight for moms and queer kids to build the strongest relationship possible.

October 06 2016 8:42 PM

The school district CEO in Elgin, Ill. didn't consult either the school board or parents in establishing a policy allowing trans students to use the locker room matching their gender identity.

October 06 2016 5:46 PM

Watch these inspirational moms imagine the future families and partners of their queer kids. 

October 06 2016 6:39 AM

After a Philadelphia bar owner was caught denigrating African-Americans, writer Amanda Kerri wonders why blue-state bastions can often be so segregated.

October 06 2016 5:55 AM

This is what scares our mothers.

October 05 2016 5:44 AM

We don't have to wait until federal employment protections for trans people; positive changes can happen now.

October 05 2016 5:18 AM

The debate ended without a single question on Mike Pence's history of anti-LGBT discrimination.

October 05 2016 12:15 AM
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