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.

These lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, and queer students are in for a great year ahead! 

June 22 2017 6:27 AM

The owner of a transgender talent agency says Matt Bomer's controversial movie is not insulting — it's inspiring.

June 22 2017 5:08 AM

Mock made that clear when Chelsea Handler asked her about Jenner's recent tasteless joke.

June 21 2017 8:05 PM

The monarch struck a note for inclusivity, but some say she didn't go far enough.

June 21 2017 4:23 PM

Matt Bomer's new film epitomizes the dangers of "transface."

June 21 2017 5:25 AM

The closing of this 45-year-old San Fernando Valley watering hole is another blow to women's spaces. 

June 20 2017 7:38 PM

Trace Lysette, Ian Harvie, Alexandra Billings, and more implore the entertainment industry to "make us real people" in film and television.

June 20 2017 3:07 PM
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