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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.

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

Getting an insidious "bathroom law" repealed took intense organization and grassroots work. Read the inside story here.

May 13 2016 5:41 AM

James Rowe, like many boys who grew up to be gay or bi, remembers bathrooms and locker rooms as places of fear. The one positive from those experiences — more empathy for the trans plight.

May 13 2016 5:20 AM

The federal Department of Education released new guidance for schools about Title IX’s implications for transgender students on Friday. 

May 13 2016 1:02 AM Updated

Our favorite sweet transvestite from Transsexual, Transylvania is being played by the Emmy-nominated actress in a Fox television musical. 

May 12 2016 10:52 PM
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