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.

Police have arrested two suspects, one of whom was reportedly carrying a bag of the victim's body parts.

55 min 18 sec ago

The pilot was allegedly part of the Facebook group of adults who threatened to harm a trans girl for using the women's bathroom at school. 

2 hours 21 min ago

Forbes found that Johansson, who recently sparked controversy for taking on the role of a trans man and then dropped out, is the highest-paid actress in Hollywood. 

August 17 2018 2:17 PM

Gay journalist Chadwick Moore contended the Vermont gubernatorial candidate is known only for being trans, which is hardly the case. 

August 16 2018 9:03 PM

North Kansas City school district officials say the gender-neutral design enhances privacy and security.

August 16 2018 3:30 PM

The LGBTQ Victory Fund's Annise Parker on the extraordinary victory of Christine Hallquist and what it portends.

August 16 2018 6:04 AM

The trans singer speaks to Jeffrey Masters about being incarcerated in a men's prison as well as her burgeoning music career.

August 16 2018 4:31 AM