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 documentary A Womb of Their Own tells the rare stories about trans masculine people and their pregnancies. Director Cyn Lubow wants to celebrate the varieties of gender and fluidity, the filmmaker tells us.

July 19 2017 6:09 AM

Former Republican Mike Hendrix thinks he can change Texas before it succumbs to complete right-wing hysteria.

July 19 2017 5:28 AM

This was a quiet — but huge — victory, writes Matt Thorn of OutServe-SLDN.

July 18 2017 5:23 AM

There's nothing this brilliant woman can't do — change minds about trans people, challenge our notions on beauty, and now, guest-star in a TV drama.

July 17 2017 5:07 PM

Amid all the melodramatic backstabbing, Daytime Divas explores the complex issues surrounding a conservative celeb mom and her trans child.

July 17 2017 6:47 AM

Making South Florida's queer community inclusive of trans people was a Herculean feat, Riki Wilchins recalls.

July 17 2017 5:28 AM