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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.

Texas joins seven other states in passing trans-exclusionary sports legislation this year.

October 25 2021 6:19 PM

U.S. Rep. Jim Banks's misgendering of the top transgender federal government official violated Twitter's hateful conduct policy.

October 25 2021 1:38 PM

“I would just like for people to acknowledge that I exist, and I deserve to have the opportunity to live.”

October 22 2021 5:19 PM

Bia, a Black trans woman, was introduced in the first issue of the DC Comics series Nubia & The Amazons, out this week.

October 22 2021 2:27 PM

The Russian president made the remark in a speech defending what he called the “spiritual values and historical traditions” of his country.

October 22 2021 1:29 PM Updated

Lisa Middleton, who today received the endorsements of Equality California and the LGBTQ Victory Fund, would be only the second trans state senator in the U.S.

October 21 2021 11:30 AM

The nonprofit was previously called Tie the Knot.

October 20 2021 5:59 PM