BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov.-elect John Bel Edwards says he'll issue an executive order when he takes office in January that bans discrimination in state government based on sexual orientation.
Aaron Philip, who is a transgender, black and disabled teenager, signed on with Elite Model Management, which represents several top models in the industry.
(CNN) In the summer of 2013, Aimee Stephens sent her employer a letter explaining she was about to change her life. She was a transgender woman, and she intended to start dressing as such at work.
Equality Florida launched a full scale social media attack on a bill that will protect LGBT people from discrimination in the workplace because it does not include public accommodations.
(WB) The European Court of Human Rights on Thursday ruled the forced sterilization of transgender people who are seeking legal recognition of their gender identity violates their human rights.
Carlton Champion was found guilty in the January 2015 murder of Ty Underwood, a trans woman from Tyler.
(CNN) A transgender ex-Navy surgeon says she will perform free gender-confirming surgery for the service members on her list who have been affected by Donald Trump's new ban on trans people serving in the military.
After being excluded from Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People issue in April, transgender actor and activist Laverne Cox found herself on the cover of this month’s magazine instead.
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — You don't have to be just male or female on Facebook anymore. The social media giant is adding a customizable option with about 50 different terms people can use to identify their gender as well as three preferred pronoun choices: him, her or them.
(WB) People are ready for the first transgender Barbie doll.
A federal appeals court Friday affirmed a district judge’s order that a state prison violated the constitutional rights of a prisoner with severe gender disorder when it refused to provide sex reassignment surgery.
A federal appeals court will hear arguments in a Virginia transgender student's lawsuit challenging his school's restroom policy.
Sylvia Wojcik was making reservations for a beach getaway in Maine when the receptionist on the other end of the line called her "ma'am." Nothing could have delighted her more.
One might not be sure how far they’ll need to transition — in fact, they may not even be sure at first that they’re trans.
The cruel and unusual ‘Trans Act’ remains.
HARTFORD, Conn. - A transgender Connecticut police officer fired last June has filed a lawsuit alleging discrimination based on sexual orientation and wrongful termination.
(CNN) In the first days of 2017, legislators in five states have introduced so-called "bathroom bills" restricting access to public accommodations.
(EDGE) It took less than a week for 2019 to see its first known trans murder. Continuing a trend that is now stretching into years, the victim was a transwoman of color.
Dictionary.com defines prom as a formal dance, ideally one held by a class in high school or college at the end of a year. This year that definition will take on a totally different meaning thanks to the Transinclusive Group.
She beat three other primary candidates and now she’s poised for a chance to become the nation’s first transgender state legislator.