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.

December 06 2017 7:05 AM

Andrew Cray didn't have to worry about going bankrupt when he waged a losing battle against cancer. His widow now has an urgent message.

December 05 2017 5:12 AM

For The Advocate's 50th, Transparent star Alexandra Billings honors LGBT advocate Judith Light.

December 04 2017 5:58 AM

Leo Bancroft feared coming out as trans even though his church is accepting — but he found a warm welcome.

December 04 2017 5:05 AM

Ann Thomas, founder of Transgender Talent management, gives us her picks. 

November 30 2017 6:03 AM

Brooklyn BreYanna Stevenson, 31, was found dead Monday morning.

November 29 2017 3:11 PM