Miami Book Fair International, one of the largest literary festivals in the Western Hemisphere, has always spotlighted books by LGBT authors, but this year, the festival symbolically adds a “Q” to the mix, thanks to a partnership with Reading Queer.
(AP) The Boy Scouts of America announced Monday that it will allow transgender children who identify as boys to enroll in its boys only programs.
A Kansas judge granted a request Wednesday to formally change the name of the soldier convicted of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks from Bradley Edward Manning to Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.
Pot smokers busted by cops in Broward County with a joint or a baggy of marijuana could walk away with a civil fine and a clean criminal record.
Olympic legend Bruce Jenner has agreed to sit down with ABC's Diane Sawyer and discuss his decision to transition to a woman, much to the consternation of NBCUniversal, which owns E!, the network he originally agreed to dish to.
With speculation flying, Bruce Jenner's mother opened up Wednesday about his gender journey.
BRYN MAWR, Pa. - A small women's college near Philadelphia says it'll start accepting transgender women and intersex applicants who don't identify as male.
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Whether finding safe housing, choosing a new name or looking into healthcare options, transgender men and women face a variety of obstacles. South Florida Gay News spoke with local organizers who manage programs and connect trans people with the resources to gain access to jobs and safe housing, and to navigate name and gender marker changes on legal documents.
Cabela’s Retail Inc., which is being sued by trans woman Kate L. Blatt, filed a legal brief last week urging partial dismissal of her lawsuit.
Jenner was in Iowa last weekend with her team filming the second season of "I Am Cait," her E! reality show, and tried to get a ticket to the Democratic presidential debate Saturday. Though her request was unsuccessful, the Olympic champion sat in with students at Drake University and watched the debate on TV, the L.A. Times reports.
(AP) California lawmakers advanced a proposal Monday that would require all single-stall public restrooms to be gender neutral.
DOWNEY, Calif. (AP) – A Southern California school district has settled a government claim that it discriminated against a transgender student who said she was forbidden to wear makeup, was harassed by other children and was encouraged to change schools, it was announced Oct. 14.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California prison officials are setting the first standards for which transgender inmates should receive state-funded sex-reassignment surgery after spending years in court fighting to block the operations.
(CNN) -- Charlie Ferrusi is a 23-year-old gay man with a winning smile and an easygoing manner. In May, he completed a master's degree in public health and recently began a job at the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute.
(AP) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has put forward a bill to extend human rights protections to transgender Canadians.
After a groundbreaking ruling, a 12-year-old boy from Alberta, Canada, received a new birth certificate Sunday that identifies him as male, the Canadian Press reports.
CARMEL, Ind. (AP) — City leaders in the Indianapolis suburb of Carmel are backing a proposal to expand anti-discrimination protections to include sexual orientation and gender identity.