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.

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

The new short film by trans filmmaker Jake Graf showcases the joys and struggles of growing up trans in the U.K.

November 29 2017 6:45 AM

A new state law sets a blueprint for the rest of the nation.

November 29 2017 6:07 AM

The short film November 9 illustrates the election day through the eyes of diverse women in New York. 

November 28 2017 3:16 PM

"There is no right to believe you’re a person of the opposite sex," the anti-LGBT Alabama Republican said Monday night.

November 28 2017 2:55 PM