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.

The millionaire actress doesn't understand her privilege, writes Amanda Kerri.

September 20 2018 3:02 PM

Homecoming queen Karl Cruz was crowned to massive applause and cheering at last Friday's football game. 

September 20 2018 2:33 PM

A U.S. Border Patrol agent is accused of killing four women, including trans woman Nikki Enriquez.

September 19 2018 4:23 PM

America’s Got Talent’s Brody Ray is ready to bring his dreams to life with a new album.

September 18 2018 5:03 AM

A bill signed today by Gov. Jerry Brown assures that young people in the foster care system have access to medically necessary gender-affirming procedures.

September 17 2018 6:57 PM

Pediatricians "can play an important, if not life-saving, role" in the health of trans youth, says the American Academy of Pediatrics.

September 17 2018 2:00 PM
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