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.

Cole Hayes shares his three — yes, three — coming-out experiences.

2:15 PM

The Education Department's new guidelines are based on ideology, not law.

February 21 2018 6:12 AM

The only good kind of bomb.

February 20 2018 6:21 PM

A frighteningly biased piece on trans youth was published in the Journal of Adolescent Health, says Brynn Tannehill, who breaks down why it's so wrong.

February 20 2018 5:44 PM

But will the administration keep in mind that courts have taken a dim view of banning transgender troops?

February 20 2018 4:22 PM
February 20 2018 3:52 PM

Scottish teenager Diana Duff shares how Princess Diana inspired her from beyond the grave to embrace her true identity.

February 20 2018 2:17 PM