The latest episode of the series focuses on Muhlaysia Booker, who was shot to death just a month after being attacked by a mob at her apartment complex.
Gaga also won the VMAs' first Tricon Award for excellence in multiples areas of artistry.
The sexually fluid actress and singer spoke to us about adapting the show to the times and why she's an activist.
"You can live your dreams and be yourself," said queer actor Keiynan Lonsdale in his acceptance speech.
A woman who appeared on the show claims Schulman harassed her.
These transgender troops will be the real stars walking the red carpet at tonight's televised awards ceremony.