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Read the latest news about transgender issues. Learn more about how transgender public figures—Chelsea Manning, Jen Richards, Laverne Cox, Janet Mock, Caitlyn Jenner, Chaz Bono, and others—are shaping the agenda of the LGBT rights movement, and showing the world that gender is not so simple a thing after all. 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 state's attorney general's office has cited the Dobbs ruling in its effort to ban gender-affirming health care for trans youth and trans adults.

June 30 2022 10:00 PM

The prominent Democratic members of Congress say it's time to protect the rights of LGBTQ+ Americans, particularly of transgender people.

June 30 2022 5:00 PM

The new study from the Pew Research Center also shows a majority of Americans refusing to acknowledge trans identity.

June 28 2022 10:00 AM

“Anyone that’s told they can’t compete or can’t do something they love just because of who they are, it’s not on,” the Olympic champ said.

June 27 2022 2:02 PM

Both Sasha Mason and Brazil Johnson were victims of gun violence.

June 27 2022 10:13 AM

The actor talked with Seth Meyers about the new season of the Netflix series, which will have Page's character coming out as trans.

June 22 2022 1:37 PM

Musk has been known to make anti-trans comments on social media, especially around pronouns.

June 21 2022 1:30 PM