Aug. 9, 2017

5 active-duty transgender service members have filed a federal lawsuit against Trump

The lawsuit asks the court to permanently prevent any ban that specifically prohibits transgender people from entering the armed forces.

Aug. 4, 2017

More than 50 House Democrats sign letter urging Mattis to reject Trump’s trans ban

House Democrats are warning against implementing Trump's proposed ban on transgender service members.
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Aug. 4, 2017

‘Hot Mic’ podcast: Low support for transgender ban, Trump’s call transcripts & World Overshoot Day

Here are the important stories to know for Friday, August 4.
Aug. 3, 2017

Voters broadly support transgender people serving in the military, poll finds

President Donald Trump's ban on transgender service members is not popular.
Aug. 3, 2017

Trump’s trans ban is just the latest effort to force LGBT people back in the closet

The ability of all LGBT people to live openly and honestly is under assault. Trans rights are inextricably part of that battle.
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Aug. 1, 2017

TeeTee Dangerfield is the 16th transgender person of color killed this year

Dangerfield was found shot in her car early on Monday morning.
July 31, 2017

Lil Duval joked about killing trans women and the radio hosts did little to stop him

This is punching down at its worst.
July 27, 2017

A running list of Republicans opposing Trump’s ban on transgender troops

So far, at least eight Republicans have openly criticized the policy.
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July 27, 2017
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July 26, 2017

Hundreds rally in Times Square to protest Donald Trump’s transgender military ban

“I’m out here to support my trans brothers and sisters who have been serving our military for years and years and years."

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July 26, 2017

Several Republicans are strongly denouncing Trump’s military transgender ban

“Anybody who wants to serve in the military should serve in the military. I don’t agree with the president.”
July 26, 2017

5 military costs that out-tremendous the “tremendous” cost of transgender medical care

We have built facilities in Afghanistan that have never been used that cost more than these medical services.
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July 26, 2017

Remembering all the times Trump promised to protect the LGBTQ community

“Thank you to the LGBT community! I will fight for you while Hillary brings in more people that will threaten your freedoms and beliefs.”
July 25, 2017

There's finally a video game that lets you play as a trans person — and fans are raving about it

'Dream Daddy' offers trans-inclusive body options and a trans main character — and fans are raving about it.
July 24, 2017

The rise of period underwear for every gender

Period underwear is really for anyone who menstruates.

July 15, 2017

If Republicans succeed in “defunding” Planned Parenthood, where will transgender patients go?

Planned Parenthood offers judgment-free, transition-specific care in areas where transgender people have limited medical options.
July 14, 2017

Why ‘Heroes’ star Thomas Dekker came out — and how Bryan Fuller complicated it

Dekker and Fuller's push-and-pull about what happened on 'Heroes' has gone on for a decade.
July 14, 2017

While You Weren’t Looking: 5 stories from the week unrelated to a certain “high quality person”

House Republicans set up a battle over funding for Trump's border wall, while two dozen other House Republicans killed an anti-trans amendment on the House floor.
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July 14, 2017

House strikes down measure to stop funding gender transition surgery for troops

The bill's defeat is seen as a win for LGBTQ advocacy groups.
July 14, 2017

Black Women's March is a response to the whiteness of January’s women’s marches

Imani Mitchell, the president of Black Women United, said the march is a necessary addendum to the Women's March on Washington.

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July 13, 2017

18-year-old man charged with intentionally hitting transgender woman with his car

The police say the suspect allegedly used his vehicle "as a weapon."
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July 11, 2017

Small town, big pride: Erie, Pennsylvania

Strength in numbers in the lakefront city.
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July 3, 2017

Canadian baby becomes one of the world’s first to have “gender unspecified” on health card

“I want my kid to have all of the space to be the most whole and complete person that they can be.”
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July 3, 2017

Ebony Morgan is the 15th transgender woman killed in the U.S. in 2017

Morgan was shot multiple times on Sunday.

July 3, 2017

Netflix's 'Degrassi: Next Class' will feature a genderfluid character in season 4

Yael's journey of self-discovery matters, especially when gender non-conformity is a hot-button topic in TV.
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June 30, 2017

Jeff Sessions says DOJ will review trend of anti-transgender violence

Advocates called this step the "bare minimum" in fighting anti-trans violence.
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June 30, 2017

Florida lawmaker slams Governor Rick Scott for not passing LGBTQ protection bill

Carlos Guillermo-Smith is not happy with the governor's inability to move to protect Florida's LGBTQ workers.
June 30, 2017

When it comes to good hospitality, bathrooms are just as important as the food

"Every change we make serves to make our guests feel more comfortable."