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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.

One court affirms trans students' right to use the restroom matching their gender identity; another strikes down Idaho's ban on gender changes on birth certificates.

August 07 2020 8:09 PM

The documentary about Black queer youth at the Christopher Street Pier plays at the Bentonville Film Festival next week. 

August 06 2020 9:00 AM

In November, Washington could elect an out lieutenant governor, Kansas its first trans state legislator, and Michigan its first out member of Congress.

August 05 2020 5:12 PM

In this exclusive clip, Miss Continental contestants discuss the thrill, heartache, and community of competition.

August 05 2020 12:23 PM

Aja Raquell Rhone-Spears was killed while mourning another homicide victim.

August 04 2020 6:04 PM

The historic ruling sets a new precedent for LGBTQ+ hate crimes in the region. 

 

August 04 2020 1:39 PM

Ianne Fields Stewart discusses her organization, The Okra Project, which brings home-cooked meals to trans folks.

August 04 2020 11:16 AM
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