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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.

Police say McDade had fatally stabbed another man and pointed a gun at the officer — but activists are calling his death an example of police violence.

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The department says transgender girls shouldn't be allowed to compete with cisgender girls and threatens federal funding for some Connecticut locales.

May 28 2020 4:57 PM

The vice president of the Minneapolis City Council brought music, mourning, and a pledge to a press conference for the slain Black man.

May 28 2020 4:00 PM

The daughter of Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union also made our "Women of the Year" list. 

May 27 2020 5:01 AM

The groundbreaking trans actress and activist made our "Women of the Year" list. 

May 27 2020 5:00 AM

The court denied Idaho's request to stop the surgery, although two of the most conservative justices would have granted it.

May 21 2020 11:03 PM
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