WATCH: Ariz. High School Throws Out Ballots for Lesbian Homecoming Couple
October 01 2014 1:40 PM ET

High School Won't Count Votes for Homecoming Queens

Mitch Kellaway

Administrators say students are only allowed to nominate one male student and one female student to the homecoming court at Willow Canyon High School in Surprise, Ariz.

10 Transgender Kings and Queens Who Ruled the School
September 30 2014 6:00 AM ET October 13 2014 1:30 PM ET

11 Trans Kings and Queens Who Ruled the School

Mitch Kellaway

Those crowns never looked better than on these inspiring transgender students, making history on homecoming and prom courts across the country.

WATCH: These Ore. High-Schoolers Want a Trans-Inclusive Homecoming
September 29 2014 2:40 PM ET

These High-Schoolers Want a Trans-Inclusive Homecoming

Mitch Kellaway

'Guess what? It’s 2014 and the world is constantly changing and improving,' say student leaders at an Ashland, Ore., high school as they open the doors for transgender homecoming royalty at their school.

WATCH: Talking Bi Issues With Campus Pride
September 27 2014 12:10 PM ET

WATCH: Talking Bi Issues With Campus Pride

Trudy Ring

Bi erasure and the challenges of coming out were among the topics addressed in a live-streamed forum for Celebrate Bisexuality Day.

Teen Forced to Wear Insulting Taco John's Name Tag Files Complaint
September 25 2014 1:45 PM ET September 25 2014 3:41 PM ET

Teen Forced to Wear 'Gaytard' Tag at Taco John's Files Complaint

Sunnivie Brydum

A South Dakota teenager has filed a federal discrimination complaint after he says he was forced to wear a name tag reading 'Gaytard' to work at a Taco John's.

Op-ed: How Barbara Walters Saved Our Family
September 24 2014 3:14 AM ET

Op-ed: How Barbara Walters Saved Our Family

Greg and Jeanette

As Amazon's Transparent premieres on streaming devices everywhere, the parents of Jazz, a 13-year-old transgender activist, reflect on the power of media to change the world for the better.

Faking It's Michael J. Willett Is the Teen Heartthrob We've Been Waiting For
September 23 2014 4:00 AM ET

Faking It's Michael J. Willett: Our Teenage Dream

Eliel Cruz

Even though Faking It actor Michael J. Willett is openly gay, his teen girl fans won't stop fantasizing about him.

Boys Wear Skirts to Class in Protest After School Fines Trans Girl for Wearing Skirt
September 20 2014 10:02 AM ET

Boys Wear Skirts to Class in Protest After School Fines Trans Girl for Wearing Skirt

Mitch Kellaway

When a trans student was fined by her Rio de Janeiro high school for wearing a skirt, her classmates hatched a plan.

Laverne Cox to Premiere New Documentary, 'The T Word'
September 18 2014 4:00 AM ET September 18 2014 5:14 PM ET

Get the Scoop on Laverne Cox's New Project: The T Word

Mitch Kellaway

Laverne Cox's new documentary will explore the stories of 'fearless' transgender youth.

Colo. Students Come Out In Support of Trans Homecoming Princess
September 17 2014 1:35 PM ET

Colo. Students Support Their Trans Homecoming Princess

Mitch Kellaway

'She's perfect the way she is,' says one among many supportive students in trans homecoming princess Scarlett Lenh's conservative Colorado hometown.

Conn. Trans Teen Jane Doe Found After Escaping Therapy Program
September 17 2014 12:07 PM ET

Conn. Trans Teen Found After Escaping Therapy Program

Mitch Kellaway

Advocates say it's no surprise that the formerly imprisoned and abused trans teen, who suffers post-traumatic symptoms, attempted to escape treatment.

Two Transgender Teens Crowned Homecoming Royalty
September 16 2014 1:07 PM ET

Two Transgender Teens Crowned Homecoming Royalty

Mitch Kellaway

This week, Scarlett Lenh of Colorado and Mel Gonzalez of Texas were overjoyed to learn that their classmates had voted them, respectively, homecoming queen and king.

LSU Fraternity Faces Heat For Crass Michael Sam Banner
September 15 2014 10:47 AM ET

LSU Fraternity Faces Heat For Crass Michael Sam Banner

Annie Hollenbeck

Officials from Louisiana State University will meet with the fraternity after displaying several crude banners over the years.

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