Transgender

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.

Media representation of men who aren't exactly Chris Pratt or Chris Pine could lead to change that transcends entertainment.

June 21 2018 5:04 AM

The state's Republican party just released its platform — and it's jaw-dropping. 

June 20 2018 9:01 PM

The activist wants to bring attention to the dismal life expectancy rates for black trans women.

June 20 2018 5:11 PM

The newest edition of WHO's International Classification of Diseases makes a welcome revision.

June 19 2018 7:54 PM

Current international guidelines say wait until age 16, but the Aussie study recommends considering developmental factors, not just chronological age.

June 18 2018 8:32 PM

Some parents and students contend that trans girls shouldn't compete against cisgender girls unless they've taken hormones.

June 18 2018 10:03 AM
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