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 comedian's Radio City show was littered with anti-trans material. 

August 02 2017 8:14 PM

TeeTee Dangerfield was shot and left to die in her car.

August 02 2017 1:34 PM

Rudy Akbarian spoke out against Donald Trump's transgender military ban at an event sponsored by the Los Angeles LGBT Center.

August 02 2017 6:17 AM

Help The Advocate document the hate targeting our community.

August 01 2017 5:50 PM

Fifty-six retired generals and admirals released a statement of opposition, and the Coast Guard commandant voiced support for trans service members today.

August 01 2017 2:56 PM

Transilient, a traveling trans and gender-nonconforming documentary project, sat down with three Army service members to discuss the president's cruel ban on trans people in the military.

August 01 2017 1:43 PM