This week, Democracy Now! spoke with Pooja Gehi, a staff attorney at the Sylvia Rivera Law Project (SRLP), and Angie Milan-Cruz, one of the plaintiffs in a class action lawsuit challenging the New York Department of Health's exclusion of transgender healthcare coverage from Medicaid.
News that impacts the transgender community, from transphobic news coverage to positive and uplifting personal stories
Laverne Cox, transgender actress and advocate accepted an award on behalf of the groundbreaking Netflix series Orange is the New Black at the 2014 Logo Trailblazers awards, which honor those paving the way for LGBT equality.
NYC Children's Services releases Safe & Respected, a Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Best Practices Guide
The guide covers current situations, policy, best practices, and practices to avoid across different issues for serving TGNC children involved in government programs and services.
Last night, Tona Brown made her debut at Carnegie Hall as the first transgender woman of color to perform in the iconic venue.
GLAAD appreciates all of you who have participated in our #PridePortraits campaign! We've compiled some of them here and encourage you to take a look.
Trans Day of Action is a march and rally that bring together trans and gender non-conforming people of color and allies to call attention to continued violence and discrimination, while simultaneously lifting up a legacy of resilience, organizing, and community building.
Over the weekend, The Associated Press ran a piece celebrating the many transgender-inclusive advances President Barack Obama's administration has made.
Rev. Dr. Cameron Partridge made history and became the first openly transgender priest to preach at Washington National Cathedral.
Last Thursday, the body of Yaz'min Shancez, affectionately nicknamed "Miss T," a 31-year-old transgender woman, was found behind a garbage bin at a rental facility in Ft. Myers, Florida, burned.