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It’s the system, and not performers like The Danish Girl's Eddie Redmayne, that is responsible for the lack of diversity in mainstream Hollywood, says The Advocate's transgender issues correspondent. 

February 27 2016 6:00 AM

Here's why Charzette Torrence won't be tuning in on Sunday.

February 26 2016 7:41 AM

Nationwide marriage equality hasn't solved everything.

February 26 2016 4:22 AM

Was legendary novelist Harper Lee one of the many Southern LGBT people who spent their entire lives in the closet?  

6:20 AM

Why aren’t we all fully accepting of those who have gotten right on our issues, often overcoming lifetimes of social pressure predisposing them to hate us?

5:56 AM

The hurdles to happiness and longevity for African-American transgender people are intimidating but not insurmountable, says Lourdes Ashley Hunter.

February 24 2016 6:04 AM

There is too much emphasis on physicality and self-medicating and not enough credence paid to therapy and self-reflection, according to this writer.

February 24 2016 5:41 AM