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Trans people are less likely to have doctors, insurance, and dental care.

July 06 2017 7:24 AM

The state guts rights and endangers kids under the guise of religious freedom.

July 06 2017 6:15 AM

Police arrived with water cannons and chased protesters out of the streets.

July 03 2017 2:12 PM

French transgender model Ines Rau was on the red carpet talking about why amfAR needs support.

July 03 2017 1:14 PM

Logue's 16-year-old daughter has been missing since Monday. 

July 02 2017 11:46 PM

Secretary of Defense James Mattis says the delay will allow more time to study how transgender troops will affect military readiness.

June 30 2017 10:22 PM Updated

Bethany Kozma spearheaded a campaign to oppose Obama's protections for trans students. 

June 30 2017 4:06 PM