News that impacts the transgender community, from transphobic news coverage to positive and uplifting personal stories
The GLAAD staff in Los Angeles joins the #JusticeForJane campaign and shares their reasons why.
Keith Ablow responds to family acceptance of transgender child by recommending anti-psychotic medication
We previously shared with you a video about Ryland, the six-year-old transgender boy whose heartwarming story of transition and acceptance was documented in a viral video with upwards of five million views and climbing. Ryland Whittington and his family have received praise and support online.
Today, the Chicago Sun-Times removed an op-ed originally written for the National Review by Kevin D. Williamson, claiming that Laverne Cox is not a woman, and that transgender people are delusional.
According to the Times of India, India's most recent census yielded the first official count of transgender people, at more than 490,000.
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Bryan John Ellicott, a city employee for the Office of Emergency Management and a 24-year-old transgender man, is suing New York City after three Parks Department employees allegedly discriminated against him because of his gender identity on July 21 last year.