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.

David Kilmnick of the LGBT Network held a press conference Thursday allowing trans youth to speak about the rescinding of transgender bathroom rights in schools.

February 23 2017 4:28 PM

The teen who sang the national anthem for President Trump is now hoping he will listen to her voice once again. 

February 23 2017 2:40 PM

Show your support for trans children, who are now under attack by the president and attorney general.

February 23 2017 2:27 PM

The death of Tiara Lashaytheboss Richmond is the fourth homicide of a trans person reported this year.

February 23 2017 2:05 PM

High school senior Gavin Grimm joined protesters Wednesday evening to speak out against the Trump Administration's rescinding of guidelines on transgender bathroom rights.

February 23 2017 12:00 AM

The move, expected since Monday, came this evening.

February 22 2017 7:30 PM Updated
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