Transgender

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.

Ann Thomas, the founder of Transgender Talent, wants the world to see a movie that some have called offensive.

10:43 AM

Keanna Mattel's accused killer, Albert Weathers, is pastor of a Detroit church — prosecutors believe transphobia was his motive.

December 12 2018 2:22 PM

The newly-denuded website offered a platform for gender-nonconforming people to discuss and admire bodies.

December 12 2018 4:47 AM

Belgian dancer Nora Monsecour accused the controversial film's detractors of "attempting to silence me and my trans identity."

December 11 2018 4:03 PM

Keanna Mattel is the 24th known transgender homicide victim in the U.S. this year.

December 11 2018 2:12 PM
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