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Read the latest news about transgender issues. Learn more about how transgender public figures—Chelsea Manning, Jen Richards, Laverne Cox, Janet Mock, Caitlyn Jenner, Chaz Bono, and others—are shaping the agenda of the LGBT rights movement, and showing the world that gender is not so simple a thing after all. 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.

The landlord in Florida allegedly sent a threatening note to a trans tenant, and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is now suing him.

1 hour 40 min ago

Marta Kauffman said on an upcoming BBC segment that she regrets misgendering Chandler's transgender parent, Helena Handbasket, on the popular sitcom.

July 06 2022 3:01 PM

TV's Wonder Woman, Lynda Carter, is using her superpowers against anti-trans forces.

July 06 2022 1:31 PM

Midler claimed that trans-inclusive language erases women, while Gray said, “Just because you go change your parts doesn’t make you a woman.”

July 05 2022 4:30 PM

It's not just Florida — Alabama, Tennessee, South Dakota, Utah, and Indiana have anti-LGBTQ+ laws coming into force now.

July 02 2022 11:30 AM

A man who knew Monroe, Samuel Ward Jr., has been charged with voluntary manslaughter.

July 01 2022 6:25 PM