News that impacts the transgender community, from transphobic news coverage to positive and uplifting personal stories
Today, President Obama signed an executive order that prohibits employment discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity against federal workers and contractors.
A transgender student, Jayce, was denied his housing request to live with male friends by Portland, Oregon's George Fox University, a privately owned Quaker school that receives federal funding, based on so-called theological principles.
GLAAD's own Tiq Milan answered questions submitted by the Washington Post Live audience on transgender etiquette.
Debi Jackson, the mother of a 6-year-old transgender girl named A.J., gave a speech about her daughter several months ago at Unity Temple on the Plaza in Kansas City. A video of the speech has gone viral with more than 200,000 views, and was shared in an article from the Huffington Post and in a tweet from Ricky Martin.
A transgender woman of color, Mia Henderson, was found dead Wednesday morning in an alley in northwest Baltimore.
The Center for American Progress has released a new comprehensive report on the experiences of LGBT young people in the workforce and how this group is at a severe disadvantage.
A transgender woman, Tia Pesando, hopes to become a Roman Catholic nun in London, Ontario.