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

Tell your story for Andreja Pejic's #Everybodycomeout campaign

Andreja came out as her authentic self to the world when she announced that she is transgender. Now, in honor of National Coming Out Day, she is inviting you to share your story, too.

Read More

Facebook apologizes, commits to making changes

A coalition of LGBT advocates and organizations, including GLAAD, met with Facebook to discuss a policy that requires some flagged Facebook users to present identification that matches the name on their profile.

Read More
October 1, 2014

Minnesota Star Tribune runs full page anti-transgender ad

An anti-LGBT cohort billing itself as a youth advocates bought a full page ad in the Minnesota Star Tribune in response to a proposal that will establish guidelines for transgender athletes.

Read More

Bryan Fischer outs MS trans man, incites harassment and violence

Bryan Fischer outed a Mississippi transgender man, claiming he was committing "biological fraud." Now that man is facing harassment and potential violence.

Read More

Snapshots: Dear Prudence win, international advocacy, & more

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

Read More

EEOC sues employers in two states for anti-trans discrimination

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has filed lawsuits against employers in two states for allegedly discriminating against their transgender employees.

Read More


Subscribe to RSS - Transgender