trans rights

Minnesota mother sues her transgender kid for seeking gender reassignment

As if you needed another reminder this holiday season that family can be terrible.

Kylie Cheung | November 18, 2016 - 10:10 am

Lawyers offer trans Americans free legal help before Trump takes over

Some good remains in this world.

Kylie Cheung | November 11, 2016 - 10:03 am

North Carolina high school crowns trans girl homecoming queen so not everything’s terrible

Sure, the state’s politicians might be backwards and small-minded, but at the very least its young people are doing good.

Kylie Cheung | November 2, 2016 - 4:57 pm

Man accused of shooting transgender women said the police wouldn’t “come for a tranny”

A 23-year-old man named Denzell Thomas was charged for the shootings of multiple trans woman in Alabama.

Bronwyn Isaac | October 17, 2016 - 4:57 pm

Rolling Stone censors women’s nipples — unless that woman is transgender

The issue in this case, obviously, isn’t the continued censorship, policing, and excessive sexualization of women’s bodies (which is always an issue but not exactly the issue right now) — it’s that treating transgender

Kylie Cheung | September 23, 2016 - 1:16 pm

The Sad Truth Caitlyn Jenner Ignored About The GOP’s Homo/Transphobia In Cleveland

To her credit, she did have one awesome policy proposal: banning Republicans from public bathrooms.

Kylie Cheung | July 21, 2016 - 9:32 pm

North Carolina Tweaked Its Controversial LGBTQ Laws, But It’s Not Nearly Enough

Not only is the compromise bill nowhere near enough, but some of its changes ultimately leave transgender individuals and other marginalized groups worse off than they were before.

Kylie Cheung | July 5, 2016 - 7:48 pm

Transgender Soldiers Will Finally Be Allowed To Openly Serve In The U.S. Military

This latest victory for LGBT was a long time in the making.

Kylie Cheung | June 30, 2016 - 4:21 pm

Transgender Woman In Pakistan Dies From Gunshot Wounds After Horribly Discriminatory Treatment

23-year-old Alesha died of gunshot wounds at Peshawar’s Lady Reading Hospital while doctors took their sweet time deciding whether they were going to treat her in the male or female ward.

Marissa Miller | May 26, 2016 - 8:01 pm

Whoopi Goldberg Is Producing A New Show About Transgender Models

The series is named Strut and will focus on a group of trans models navigating the fashion world and it’s myriad of challenges, showing the ways the pressures of the modeling

Bronwyn Isaac | May 23, 2016 - 3:30 pm

#AskTransFolks Wants To Break Barriers And Foster Understanding One Question at a Time

If everyone just asked questions with respect, dignity and a mutual understanding for another person’ point of view, I bet we wouldn’t have as many problems as we do now.

Megan Reynolds | May 17, 2016 - 5:49 pm
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