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.

After the middle school had to close due to a parent threatening to knife a transgender seventh-grader, the community is standing against hate.

August 15 2018 3:32 PM

For many, "he" or "she" just won't do. 

August 15 2018 2:20 PM

The woman filed a complaint with the Colorado Civil Rights Commission; bakery owner Jack Phillips responded by filing a lawsuit against the state.

August 15 2018 2:19 PM

Hallquist is the first transgender person to win a major party's gubernatorial nomination anwhere in the U.S.

August 14 2018 10:32 PM

A transgender seventh-grader faced death threats after someone posted a complaint about the student using a woman's restroom.

August 14 2018 4:03 PM

In making her plea, the actress shared a very personal story.

August 14 2018 1:48 PM

Chandler came out to her future-wife on their third date — they've now been together for 23 years.

August 13 2018 4:58 PM
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