The Advocate July/Aug 2022
Subscribe To
The Advocate
Scroll To Top

Transgender

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.

Twitch streamer Keffals says she was the victim of a transphobic incident in which the police then revictimized her.

2:50 PM

Recent research counters the idea that young people are coming out as trans due to "social contagion."

1:31 PM

The exodus comes in response to transphobic legislation and a hostile environment spurred on by GOP Gov. Greg Abbot.

11:25 AM

While showing more support for LGBTQ+ rights than his predecessors, Pope Francis has been vocal against views that gender isn't only rooted in biology. 

11:09 AM

A Black gay man stands to become Connecticut's treasurer, while Black and transgender women had breakthroughs in Minnesota.

August 10 2022 6:02 PM

This is the same Virginia school district that apologized last week over a logo that resembled a swastika. 

August 10 2022 10:30 AM

But the governing body for cycling says Leia Genis simply didn't meet the requirements for elite-level competition.

August 08 2022 3:26 PM
1