The Advocate July/Aug 2022
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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 board OK'd a new standard of care for treating minors with gender dysphoria, taking the first step toward banning gender-affirming care for them.

August 05 2022 8:58 PM

Pose star Angelica Ross will make her Broadway debut next month.

August 05 2022 7:00 PM

Denying trans students access to the restrooms of their choice violates the U.S. Constitution and federal law, the suit says.

August 05 2022 5:40 PM

Road to the Runway is an important reminder that these trans models are more than mannequins.”

August 04 2022 7:16 PM

Denial of the coverage “invidiously discriminates on the basis of sex and transgender status,” a federal judge wrote.

August 03 2022 7:40 PM

Immaculata Catholic School in Durham rejected a parishioner's employment as a teaching aide for a student with special needs because she's transgender.

August 03 2022 7:38 PM

Ruby Corado, the founder of Casa Ruby, said she is not a criminal as a court sided with D.C.'s attorney general and froze the LGBTQ+ nonprofit's financial accounts.

August 03 2022 3:38 PM