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PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — A Republican Assembly candidate who dropped out of the race after his book of rants about gays and others surfaced participated in a campaign debate anyway on Wednesday, saying he's not the same person he was when he wrote it.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — State agencies have begun adding gender identity to their data collection, part of an effort Gov. Andrew Cuomo says will help the state better meet the needs of lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender New Yorkers.
Transgender activist Dawn Munro pointed out her regular seat at Fergie’s Pub; it was two from the end that’s closest to the bathrooms.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Civil liberties advocates are praising the state of Rhode Island for making it easier for transgendered residents to change their gender designation on their birth certificates.
(PGN) Sarah Gow moved into a quaint house in the 700 block of Main Street in Collegeville this week for the start of her junior year at Ursinus College. The English major will live with 12 other people of all genders in Queer House.
(CNN) Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said Sunday that "the world has changed" and that American voters are now more concerned with a presidential candidate's positions than their gender or racial identity.
Santa Fe Mayor Javier Gonzalez says his proposal to have gender-neutral bathrooms does not mean men and women would have to share a restroom.
Students who use Facebook no longer have to choose between being male and female. In fact, now they can choose from more than 50 new gender options.
A public swimming pool outside the Swedish capital is reopening this weekend after building a third changing room, for people with a "neutral gender identity."
(Mirror) I think I’m in a relatively unique position when it comes to noticing and experiencing the way gender plays out in our society. I’ve been in both female and male public restrooms.
A few weeks ago I wrote an article about how to be an ally to the transgender community. This is the second part of that article.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Responding to concerns raised by gay and transgender students and employees, University of California President Janet Napolitano directed the system's 10 campuses on Monday to create more gender-neutral restrooms and to allow students to update their records with a preferred name that does not necessarily match their legal name.
(AP) Britain's advertising watchdog says commercials depicting hapless husbands and housework-burdened moms may be bad for the nation's health.
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The University of South Dakota plans to offer gender-neutral housing this fall, making it the first college in the state to offer accommodation for transgender students.
Utah lawmakers want to make it impossible to change your gender on a birth certificate, the Advocate says.
A Utah state senator is proposing a bill that would allow people to legally change their gender through the court system.
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) _ Virginia Tech will allow opposite-sex roommates to live together for the first time beginning this fall under a new pilot program announced this week.
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — West Hollywood this week begins requiring gender-neutral restrooms under a law that aims to make those with a non-traditional "gender identity" more welcome.
Looks aren’t everything. There’s a good chance someone’s reminded you of that fact at some point during your dating years: the outside pales in comparison to the inner person you love.