Transgender

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.

Keith C. Renier received the sentence for the stabbing death of Keyonna Blakeney.

August 21 2017 3:43 PM

Justin Tyler Calhoun, who identifies as a trans woman, is accused of savagely killing her ex after accusing him of being a cannibal. The tabloids love the story — and ignore the realities that led to it.

August 18 2017 7:08 PM

Brandon Studler is spending the next year working for the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus. In the first of a series, Studler describes how he gathers the strength to fight the Trump administration.

August 18 2017 5:42 AM

Trump's Cabinet and military leaders — like Defense Secretary Jim Mattis — are really running the country. Thank God.

August 17 2017 6:11 AM

Gwynevere River Song was shot to death at home in Waxahachie, Texas.

August 16 2017 8:59 PM

Passed by the Senate, the bill wasn't even considered by the House, and now the special session is over.

August 15 2017 8:49 PM
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