May 16, 2018

2 transgender women found dead in Dallas just days apart

"We want a solution to this, we want to feel like our lives have value."

April 13, 2018

Traveling solo while LGBTQ can be dangerous — these tips can help overcome barriers

This language guide for LGBTQ travelers includes asking for directions and negotiating consent in nine different languages.
April 4, 2018

Transgender woman Sasha Wall fatally shot in Chesterfield County, South Carolina

Wall's friends posted messages on social media, mourning her loss.
March 27, 2018

Transgender woman Amia Tyrae reportedly killed in fatal Baton Rouge shooting

"Our trans lives matter ... We are living, loving people.”
March 6, 2018

Body found outside of Santa Fe identified as missing transgender woman Zakaria Fry

A man has been arrested and charged in the deaths of Fry and her roommate.
Feb. 28, 2018

Meet 10 black transgender figures from history who are models for resilience

The 10 black transgender figures listed below are a reminder that despite the circumstances, we can and will overcome adversity as a people.

Feb. 28, 2018

Transgender woman Phylicia Mitchell fatally shot in Cleveland

At least five trans people have been killed in the U.S. so far in 2018.
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Feb. 13, 2018

Sarah McBride: New Trump trans bathroom action is “despicable”

“This is an offensive, discriminatory and despicable action," McBride, the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, said in an exclusive op-ed for Mic.
Feb. 12, 2018

Transgender woman Celine Walker fatally shot in Jacksonville, Florida

Local media and officials repeatedly misgendered Walker.
Feb. 9, 2018

We asked 3 trans drag performers about the present and future of drag. Here’s what they said.

Daphne Always, K.James and Peppermint explain what it's like to perform as a trans person in drag.
Feb. 8, 2018

Transgender woman Tonya Harvey fatally shot in Buffalo, New York

Harvey is at least the third transgender woman killed in the U.S. in 2018.

Jan. 19, 2018

While you weren’t looking: 5 stories from Trump’s Cabinet that aren’t about shutdowns or porn stars

U.S. health and education departments are cracking down on transgender rights, and the EPA is easing safety restrictions on consumer product safety just as people start eating detergent pods.
Jan. 12, 2018

Trans woman Viccky Gutierrez reportedly found dead in Los Angeles

Friends and community members are raising funds to send Gutierrez's remains home to her mother in Honduras.
Jan. 8, 2018

Transgender woman Christa Leigh Steele-Knudslien killed in first reported trans homicide of 2018

Christa Leigh Steele-Knudslien, 42, was found dead in her home.
Dec. 22, 2017

The 17 biggest money lessons of 2017 to end up richer and wiser — and ready for 2018

As 2017 turns into 2018, here are the most important financial and career lessons of the last year to take with you into a smarter, richer, happier, better future.

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Dec. 14, 2017

Transgender woman shot and killed in Houston

The victim was 26, local outlets reported.
Dec. 11, 2017

Should we be actively labeling trans models as “trans?”

Some models welcome the modifier, while others aren't as comfortable.
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Nov. 30, 2017

Brooklyn BreYanna Stevenson, transgender woman, found dead in Oklahoma City

Her family remembered her as "an amazing daughter, sister and friend with a giving and loving heart."
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Nov. 21, 2017

Second judge blocks Trump’s ban on transgender military service

The ruling comes after a federal court partially blocked the same directive in October, urging all branches of the military to "revert to the status quo."
Nov. 20, 2017

Transgender artists of color speak on reclaiming their resilience in powerful art project

A look at the empowering artwork reshaping the narrative around transgender lives.

Nov. 10, 2017

McDonald’s, Ben & Jerry’s and 63 other food companies receive top scores for LGBTQ inclusivity

Major American companies were ranked for their LGBTQ-inclusive benefits and public commitment to equality.
Nov. 8, 2017

Since taking office, President Donald Trump has become the unlikely savior of the religious right

Following a humiliating repudiation of Trump-styled nativism in Virginia, President Donald Trump's wins for the religious right may be his saving grace.
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Nov. 2, 2017

Candace Towns, transgender woman, fatally shot in Macon, Georgia

Towns is at least the 23rd transgender person killed so far in 2017.
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Oct. 31, 2017

How Kevin Spacey’s ill-timed coming out made the LGBTQ community more vulnerable to attack

Our community shouldn’t be held hostage inside Spacey’s Porta-potty of poor decisions.
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Oct. 31, 2017

Trump’s transgender military ban has been temporarily blocked

“We owe transgender service members a debt of gratitude.”

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Oct. 30, 2017

Stephanie Montez, transgender woman, found shot and killed in Texas

Montez is at least the 22nd transgender person killed so far in 2017.
Oct. 27, 2017

Why I snatched Caitlyn Jenner’s wig — and why I’m not giving it back

"I’d rather be respected by those living on the margins of society than applauded by those responsible for their disenfranchisement."
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Oct. 20, 2017

Fox News misrepresents report of sexual assault by a trans person in a private residence’s bathroom

By failing to report an alleged sexual assault had taken place in a private bathroom, Fox News and several other media outlets perpetuated the dangerous transgender "bathroom predator" myth.
Oct. 2, 2017

For Elle Hearns, the fight against transphobia starts with dismantling white supremacy

The Black Lives Matter activist has made it her mission to change how black trans women are treated in social justice spaces.