News that impacts the transgender community, from transphobic news coverage to positive and uplifting personal stories
Calpernia Addams on transgender roles in Hollywood
Out transgender actress, musician and consultant, Calpernia Addams, writes for The Advocate about the state of transgender representation in Hollywood.
VIDEO: Pier Kids filmmaker included in ABC News series on veterans
ABC News featured Elegance Bratton, the filmmaker behind Pier Kids: The Life, as a part of a series on veterans.
Snapshots: TED Talks, supporting intersex youth, trans representation in journalism, and more
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Dalai Lama: Marriage equality is 'individual business'
His Holiness the Dalai Lama sat down with Larry King in a rare and personal interview that included discussion of marriage equality.
"License to Discriminate" vetoed in Arizona but still on the table in 7 states
Nearly a quarter of the country have recently considered or are still considering bills similar to the "License to Discriminate" SB 1062 that was vetoed this week by Arizona Governor Jan Brewer.
DC Medicaid to cover trans-inclusive healthcare, while NY continues discriminating
Washington, D.C. joins states like California and Minnesota in requiring Medicaid to cover trans-inclusive healthcare, but other states like New York continue to enforce discriminatory exclusions.