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.

A UCLA report details a high rate of suicide attempts by transgender Californians, but finds few disparities between trans and cis residents in terms of health care access.

November 01 2017 5:40 AM

The former Alabama chief justice and current U.S.Senate candidate is spouting more anti-LGBT vitriol, this time motivated by Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly's ruling.

October 31 2017 2:46 PM

Confused by what it means to be gender-conforming or nonconforming? Jessie Gender is here to help explain.

October 31 2017 2:41 PM

Meditations on a woman — and a community — who could probably use a change in direction.

October 31 2017 5:20 AM

A federal judge in D.C. ruled that military members challenging the ban were likely to succeed.

October 30 2017 1:31 PM Updated

The American Horror Story mastermind is making TV history.

October 26 2017 4:36 PM
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