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The patient was a military veteran — would the military make such surgery available to transgender men?

April 23 2018 10:00 PM

The administration will reverse a mandate of the ACA which bars discrimination against trans patients and ensures they receive coverage for vital services.

April 22 2018 6:55 PM

The Navy knew it couldn't let Alexandra Chandler go. Now, after impressing the top brass there, she's trying to get elected to Congress.

April 18 2018 7:33 AM

The latest production from award-winning trans choreographer Sean Dorsey, premiering Thursday in San Francisco, centers trans, queer, and non-binary perspectives on male life.

April 18 2018 5:03 AM

Bailey Coffman says her father, Frank Coffman, told her she was demon-possessed because she was trans — something he denies.

April 16 2018 9:01 PM

The FX scripted series tells the story of the drag balls of the '80s that spawned an entire culture and vogueing. 

April 15 2018 11:19 PM