Gus Kenworthy
Subscribe To
The Advocate
Scroll To Top


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.

Peyton Thomas, the writer of Both Sides Now, delves into the value of judging his book by its cover.

September 24 2021 8:53 AM

Misinformation about transgender people threatens our lives, but Lone Star State politicians keep lying.

September 23 2021 6:30 PM

Anti-LGBTQ+ Attorney General Ken Paxton says the Biden administration's guidance on equal treatment of trans workers is a “radical attempt at social change.”

September 23 2021 3:29 PM

How a queer community in Colorado offers solace, protection, and inspiration.

September 23 2021 8:25 AM

She is at least the 37th trans, nonbinary, or gender-nonconforming person to die by violence in the U.S. this year.

September 22 2021 4:12 PM

This graphic novel showcases queer characters within the world of Replicants and those hunting them down in a futuristic Los Angeles.

September 21 2021 1:00 PM

“The judgment upholds established legal principles which respect the ability of our clinicians to engage actively and thoughtfully with our patients in decisions about their care and futures.”

September 17 2021 2:56 PM