If you’ve seen a few seasons of America’s Next Top Model you already know, androgyny can sell. Whether it’s Jeffree Starr’s new makeup line or the “masculine couture” clothing of HauteButch, trans and gender nonconforming models are in the spotlight of an industry that sells beauty and sex.
Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter signed legislation requiring restaurants, bars and other private establishments to designate all single-occupancy restrooms as gender neutral.
The German parliament approved a law saying children born not distinctly male or female can be registered as “divers” — which translates to “miscellaneous” — on birth certificates.
A girls’ soccer tournament reportedly disqualified a team because an 8-year-old player “looks like a boy.”
The U.S. Department of Justice says gender dysphoria appears to have a physical cause, thus it’s not necessarily excluded as a protected disability by the Americans With Disabilities Act.
ATLANTA (AP) -- Georgia State University will offer students co-ed dorm room options next school year.
On Friday, former U.S. Army Soldier Chelsea Manning announced a hunger strike until she gets “minimum standards of dignity, respect, and humanity.” Tuesday, the Army agreed to give her medically prescribed gender dysphoria treatment.
Intersex and non-binary people in Iceland now have the ability to change their gender on legal documents, with the letter ‘X’ denoting neither identifying as male nor female.
(AP) - Officials at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis have announced a plan to re-label 14 restrooms across campus as "All Gender."
The Department of Health is considering redefining gender to male or female at the time of birth, according to The New York Times. But what about those born with both male and female sex characteristics?
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) - Officials say a Lehigh University student and two other men are charged with a hate crime for saying an anti-gay slur and pushing another student to the ground.
Maryland is rolling out a third gender option, “X” or “unspecified” for intersex or non-binary people on identification cards, driver’s licenses, and voter registrations.
The St. Paul school district is seeking to establish a new policy to protect transgender students.
All he wanted was a laptop.
Kendrick Lamar, Katy Perry and The Weeknd are just a few of the artist topping nominations for MTV’s Video Music Awards. This year they’re head to head without gender restrictions.
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) -- Murray State University has designated three single-person restrooms as gender neutral restrooms available to any person regardless of gender identity or expression.
RALEIGH, North Carolina — North Carolina has sent gender-neutral marriage license applications to local officials following the end of the state's gay marriage ban.
I’ll never forget the first time I saw the 1978 French film, “La Cage aux Folles.” I was 12 or 13, sneaking a peak on “The Movie Channel,” the first premium cable channel available in the rural Missouri town where I lived.
NEW YORK (AP) — City officials are establishing what advocates called some of the most powerful guidelines nationwide on gender-identity discrimination, releasing specifics Monday to flesh out broad protections in a 2002 law.
New York lawmakers voted to ban conversion therapy and gender identity discrimination, according to the Associated Press.