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Trudy Ring

Trudy Ring, The Advocate’s copy chief, has spent much of her journalistic career covering the LGBT movement. When she’s not fielding questions about grammar, spelling, and LGBT history, she’s sharing movie trivia or classic rock lyrics.

Two trans Iowans had sued over the state's exclusion of such procedures.

November 24 2021 6:11 PM

Films and TV shows with such content would be available only by "special access," says an anti-LGBTQ+ member of Parliament.

November 24 2021 2:08 PM

A student at  St. Francis of Assisi School in Baltimore was forced to remove her LGBTQ+ Pride T-shirt in front of everyone at a church service.

November 23 2021 5:47 PM

Rasmussen found acceptance as mayor of the small community of Silverton, Ore.

November 23 2021 3:20 PM

Two transgender people who had worked at Netflix and criticized its latest Dave Chappelle special have withdrawn unfair labor practices complaints against the company.

November 22 2021 8:35 PM

Buttigieg said, “There’s no room to get caught up in the parlor games,” and that he was proud to serve in the Biden-Harris administration.  

November 22 2021 4:30 PM

She is at least the 48th trans, nonbinary, or gender-nonconforming American to have died by violence in 2021.

November 22 2021 2:44 PM