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.

Brianna Titone pulled ahead of her Republican challenger in the race for Colorado's House District 27.

November 10 2018 6:27 PM

The Bay State resoundingly rejected discrimination against transgender people. Here's how we can keep the momentum going.

November 10 2018 11:57 AM

Several civil rights groups spoke out Friday about the harm the new rules will do to LGBTQ people and others.

November 09 2018 8:43 PM

The new documentary Hijra shows opportunities emerging for trans women in one of the world's largest nations.

November 08 2018 1:11 PM

Men masturbated while looking at her in the showers, says a lawsuit filed by Texas transgender woman Valerie Jackson.

November 07 2018 7:53 PM