A bipartisan group of 76 U.S. House members is calling on the White House to restore to a federal health survey for elders a question the Trump administration has struck out allowing them to identify as transgender.
The family of an 8-year-old New Jersey boy says he was kicked out of Cub Scouts because he is transgender, a move that could open a new front in the debate over discrimination in Scouting.
A man who lost his wife on 9/11 returned Glamour's "Woman of the Year" award after the magazine honored Caitlyn Jenner last week, the Daily Mail reports.
March 15th, 2017 was National Day of Action for Trans Women of Color. Launched by the LGBT advocacy group Get Equal, it was a collective call to action to stand with, protect and celebrate the lives of transgender women of color. Three months into 2017, seven trans women have been murdered in the U.S.
By 2030, there will be 1.2 billion women who are 50+ in menopause suffering with over 34 different symptoms including hot flashes, mood swings, dryness, gum problems, changes in body odor, weight gain, sexual issues and more.
Maryland woman draws ire of transgender activists
November is Transgender Awareness Month—a great opportunity to celebrate the transgender community, it is also a time to learn about what it really means to be transgender and live as a gender non-conforming person.
MADRID (CNN) -- Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is planning to attend a wedding Friday, but it's not just any wedding -- it's the marriage of two men. This is news in 2015 because Rajoy has consistently opposed the recognition of same-sex marriage, which became legal in Spain 10 years ago.
I was ten years old the first time I learned the name of what I am — transgender. An aged documentary was playing on the television, and it spoke about trans and intersex people as strange anomalies, using grotesque photos to drive its point home.
Charles N. Sargent, who allegedly stabbed to death trans woman Diamond Williams, seeks the suppression of a statement he gave to Philadelphia police.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) _ The South Dakota chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is expanding its staff ahead of expected legislative debates on transgender and women's issues.
(EDGE) The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Pennsylvania filed a legal motion today to defend the Boyertown Area School District's practice of allowing students to use restrooms and locker rooms consistent with their gender identity.
The U.S. Army has agreed to "fully recognize" the new legal names of two transgender military veterans, the American Civil Liberties Union said Tuesday.
The casting of a non-transgender actor in the transgender lead role of a film is facing calls of a boycott from the transgender community.
She made her debut in 2011. Alexandra Grey, a transgender woman of color, has been working on television ever since.
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) - Formal adoption of children by a same-sex couple who challenged Michigan's ban on gay marriage is taking place in Oakland County Circuit Court.
An international human rights group is asking Japan to not require transgender people to be sterilized.
On August 24, over 100 national and local LGBTQ, immigrant, and civil rights organizations urged President Obama to stop Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) from considering the Adelanto Detention Facility as a center to detain transgender immigrants.
(EDGE) RuPaul is apologizing for comments he made in a new interview with the Guardian, in which she said he'd "probably" not allow a transitioning drag queen to compete on "RuPaul's Drag Race," which sparked an online backlash from fans and the show's stars alike.
(EDGE) After coming out as a transgender woman in April, "RuPaul's Drag Race" star Gia Gunn took to social media this week to reveal the gender on her birth certificate has been corrected.