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.

The latest victim of the epidemic of anti-trans violence is Derricka Banner, shot and killed during a suspected armed robbery.

September 14 2017 3:08 PM

Scott Turner-Schofield answers all your questions about trans anatomy.

September 13 2017 5:34 PM

Tonight's episode follows the investigation into the death of Ty Underwood in 2015.

September 12 2017 8:38 PM

This actor and activist answers all you want to know about trans men. 

September 12 2017 5:52 PM

Soloway will still be a writer and executive producer on the hit series.

September 12 2017 9:06 AM