Topics :: transgender

1 thru 10 of 463 Stories

Clinton Campaign Refuses to Fill Out Transgender Issues Questionnaire

POLITICS | By John Riley | May 28
A national transgender advocacy organization is criticizing the Clinton campaign for promising - and then backtracking - to fill out its political questionnaire on issues of importance to the transgender community.

A Transition in Society

CULTURE | By Brendon Lies | May 22
Sure I live openly, but like those other details, it's not always guaranteed to come up in a live conversation. It doesn't have to be a secret for it to be unknown... and in the back of my mind, being transgender still feels like taboo.

Why We Still March :: Justice and Pride for All

By Porter Gilberg | May 21
Last year, more than 20 trans people, mostly women of color, were murdered in the United States. "Bathroom bills" in various states help ensure trans people will continue to be in the crosshairs in our local communities.

Exploring Issues Trans People Face in the Workplace

WORKPLACE | By Jill Gleeson | May 21
Unemployment, job discrimination and poverty disproportionally affect the transgender community. But there are some small bright spots proving that change, however incremental, is happening.

UNC President: Campuses Must Follow Transgender Law

NATIONAL | By Martha Waggoner | Apr 9
The 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system will follow the state's new law about transgender people by requiring all bathrooms to be designated for use by people based on their biological sex.

Santa Clara is First County in U.S. to Raise Trans Flag

NATIONAL | By Heather Cassell | Mar 26
The sun came out Tuesday, along with more than 30 people, to watch as Santa Clara County became the first county government in the U.S. to raise the transgender flag.

Trans Ex-Inmate Settles Case Against CA

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 27
A transsexual woman who was recently released from a California prison after working to get the state to provide her with gender-affirming medical care settled her case this week.

What About the 'T' in GLBT?

NATIONAL | By Steve Weinstein | Feb 21
Does the recent disbanding of New York's Empire State Pride Agenda signify that on their way to the altar rich gays threw trans people under the bus?

Montana Governor Issues Trans-Inclusive Nondiscrimination Order

POLITICS | By John Riley | Jan 24
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock (D) on Monday issued an executive order extending nondiscrimination protections to state employees and state contractors based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

'The Danish Girl' :: Testing Transitions in Gender and Love

MOVIES | By Chris Tittel | Jan 22
"The Danish Girl" is not so much about Einar's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer as it is about the eternal love that two human beings - regardless of gender - can have for one another.

1 thru 10 of 463 Stories