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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.

Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill into law protecting trans youth and families who come from hostile states to California to receive care.

11:30 AM

In Sunday's election, the nation also sent anti-LGBTQ+ President Jair Bolsonaro to a runoff.

October 04 2022 4:40 PM

After far-right online influencers aimed their thinly veiled bigotry at hospitals across the country, trolls directed attacks at those facilities.

October 04 2022 1:01 PM

Cassie Steiner decided to use the title to promote acceptance, and her Ohio community responded with support.

October 04 2022 12:00 PM

Major Jamie Lee Henry and their wife, both doctors, have been indicted on charges of seeking to help Russia in its war against Ukraine.

October 03 2022 3:47 PM

Clayton Hubbird is charged with first-degree reckless homicide and use of a dangerous weapon.

October 03 2022 2:33 PM