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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.

The measure denies trans students access to multi-user facilities aligning with their gender identity, and if anyone encounters a trans person there, they can sue.

28 min 2 sec ago

An arc that gives voice to trans people and dispels the Buffalo Bill stereotype in the CBS series Clarice was inspired by the documentary Disclosure.

May 13 2021 9:23 PM

The gay conservative group's Tennessee chapter says a Republican state lawmaker was right to block an effort to salute T.J. Osborne.

May 13 2021 4:12 PM

Danny Henson was shot to death in Baltimore, Sophie Vásquez in Georgia.

May 12 2021 5:03 PM

Currently, you can chose from over 40 pronouns.

May 12 2021 2:54 PM

Only 6 percent of respondents to a recent poll say they'd vote for the transgender Republican.

May 12 2021 2:17 PM