Read the latest news about transgender issues. Learn more about how transgender public figures, including Chelsea Manning, Jen Richards, Laverne Cox, Janet Mock, Caitlyn Jenner, Chaz Bono, and others are shaping and pushing forward the agenda of the LGBT rights movement. 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.

Finally comfortable in his own skin, Chaz Bono is showing off his acting muscles.

4:03 AM

Other vegans are denouncing the remarks.

July 19 2018 3:19 PM

The Ninth Circuit upheld an injunction against the ban, but will the Trump administration ask the Supreme Court to weigh in?

July 18 2018 9:29 PM

A 22-year-old trans student at San Francisco City College died by suicide earlier this month and friends stepped in where his parents who disowned him wouldn't.  

July 18 2018 3:19 PM

This once-bullied transgender singer gets what she wants — and she wants it all!

July 18 2018 5:04 AM

The new policy is a result of a court ruling three months ago.

July 17 2018 4:16 PM

Here are the most salient points from transgender actors and creatives who spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about seeing themselves on-screen. 

July 17 2018 3:23 PM