The Trump administration’s attempt to rewrite gender is not enough to erase trans existence

Trans people will exist regardless of what any government says.


‘Mic Dispatch’ episode 20: Trans male models on the runway; taxi driver suicides (full transcript)

Our correspondents investigate trans inclusivity on the runway and a recent string of suicides among cab drivers.

‘Mic Dispatch’: Deconstructing gender transitions and detransitions

In this episode of 'Mic Dispatch,' we devote the entire episode to the controversial topic of detransitioning — or reversing a gender transition.

Queer in the kitchen: A frank look at the challenges for LGBTQ chefs, bartenders and restaurateurs

In an industry that's known for hospitality, restaurants and bars can still be uncomfortable places for marginalized individuals.

28-year-old trans woman Gigi Pierce shot and killed in Portland, Oregon

Pierce was fatally shot in downtown Portland, Oregon, late Monday night.

‘Law & Order: SVU’ actor Marquise Vilsón talks trans representation and wanting to play a bad boy

"I’m hoping that people start to realize, 'OK, these folks are talented. They deserve these opportunities, they deserve to be present.'"

US Commission on Civil Rights vehemently condemns Trump’s looming trans military ban

The commission urged the president to "recommit to the full protection of civil rights for all persons in our country."

We talked to trans gamers about why ‘Dream Daddy’ is such a win for inclusion

'Dream Daddy' offers trans-inclusive body options and a trans main character — and fans are raving about it.

5 educational movies to watch for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Educate yourself about sexual assault awareness by watching some meaningful films.

Where are all the transgender and gender-nonconforming designers?

Transgender and GNC models are finding success, but where are the designers?

7 transgender models speak out about why 2017 will be their year

"I'm not going to limit myself. I want it all."

Gossip site Bossip just showed how not to talk about Amber Rose's attraction to trans men

Here's how not to write about trans men and people who date them.

In Oliver Bendorf's 'Top Surgery' zine, a trans man uses humor to recover — and to educate

Here's a zine that both trans and non-trans people can read to understand top surgery.

Transgender Men Will Now Be Accepted Into One of America's Oldest Fraternities

Transgender men will now be allowed into one of America's oldest fraternities.

German 'Men's Health' Magazine Will Have Trans Model on Cover — Making History in Europe

Meet 'Men's Health' cover model Ben Melzer. He's breaking barriers.


Male Underwear Models Shattering Myths About the Male Beauty Standard

Meet the inspiring real men of the underwear industry.

Now Trans Men Can Wear "Period Underwear" Too

This company is fighting period stigma for everybody.

The Painful Truth of Being a Trans Man on a Hookup App

Trans men speak out.

This New Line of Gender-Fluid Undergarments Wants to Fix a Major Problem

All is Fair in Love and Wear is trying to change things.

Laverne Cox Wants You to Celebrate Caitlyn Jenner, But Remember There's Work to Be Done

"Most trans folks don't have the privileges Caitlyn and I have now have."