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.

Lesbian sensation Gigi Gorgeous is also a model, spokeswoman, activist, and a trans woman in love.

May 01 2017 11:00 AM

Today is a Day Without Immigrants and Black and Brown bodies. Antiblackness anywhere is antiblackness everywhere.

May 01 2017 4:57 AM

Jenner has said she'd like to discuss LGBT issues with Donald Trump, but no one's saying if she got to see him.

April 30 2017 4:42 PM

The new spot, featuring ordinary citizens, one of them transgender, is being called the right way for ads to address politics — unlike the Kendall Jenner Pepsi commercial.

April 29 2017 7:55 PM

The New York performer explained why she was initially fearful to reveal her gender identity on this week's RuPaul's Drag Race.

April 28 2017 8:30 PM

A group of transgender and queer people are learning a form of martial arts to defend themselves from harassment and attacks in Latin America's biggest country.

April 28 2017 3:52 PM

Chayviss Mitchell was shot to death on a Miami street, police say. 

April 28 2017 2:59 PM
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