News that impacts the transgender community, from transphobic news coverage to positive and uplifting personal stories

Walking while trans: Arizona trans woman activist arrested and convicted #StandWithMonica

Monica Jones, a transgender woman of color and activist living in Arizona, was arrested and found guilty by a judge of "manifesting prostitution."

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Snapshots: 25th annual #GLAADAwards, Transgender Leadership Summit, and more

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment, and online media.

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Update on "Female or She-male" sketch and 'RuPaul's Drag Race'

Logo today announced that the network will stop using the phrase 'You've got she-mail' on its hit series 'RuPaul's Drag Race.' Additionally, the network said it has removed from its platforms an episode of the series which featured a segment called 'Female or She-male.'

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VIDEO: Laverne Cox wants you to know Monica Jones’ story, calls for action at #GLAADAwards

At last night’s 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles, actress and transgender advocate Laverne Cox called attention to trans people who have experienced discrimination and been largely ignored by the mainstream media.

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VIDEO: Supermodel Naomi Campbell speaks out in support of Carmen Carrera and trans models in fashion at #GLAADAwards

Supermodel and judge on Oxygen's The Face Naomi Campbell took the stage last night at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles and spoke out in support of Carmen Carrera and the inclusion of trans models in fashion.

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