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.

The monarch struck a note for inclusivity, but some say she didn't go far enough.

June 21 2017 4:23 PM

Matt Bomer's new film epitomizes the dangers of "transface."

June 21 2017 5:25 AM

The closing of this 45-year-old San Fernando Valley watering hole is another blow to women's spaces. 

June 20 2017 7:38 PM

Trace Lysette, Ian Harvie, Alexandra Billings, and more implore the entertainment industry to "make us real people" in film and television.

June 20 2017 3:07 PM

A new film chronicles how a mother and transgender son discover each other for the first time. 

June 19 2017 7:44 PM

The transgender reality star made the very questionable joke during a college Republican gathering and was greeted with cheers.

June 17 2017 10:16 PM

YouTube star Kat Blaque talks about the importance of Black Trans visibility after being honored at The Advocate 50th Anniversary Luncheon.

June 15 2017 5:00 PM
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