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

Snapshots of our work: Trans 100, Boy Scouts, LGBT immigrants, 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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#SafeBathroomsDC campaign using social media to increase the District's gender-neutral public bathrooms

The District of Columbia's Office of Human Rights (OHR) has launched its new Safe Bathrooms DC campaign, aimed at rapidly increasing the number of single-occupancy gender-neutral public bathrooms throughout the city.

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April 4, 2014

The GLAAD Wrap: Frank Ocean releases new single, Cheyenne Jackson live in LA, and more!

Every week, the GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related recent news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.

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April 3, 2014

Chilean Senate makes trans rights bill a priority

This last Tuesday the Chilean Senate moved to create a bill that will allow transgender people to change their names and sex legally without sex reassignment surgery one of their top priorities.

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North Carolina transgender college student faced discrimination for restroom use

Andraya Williams, a 22-year-old trans woman of color and student at Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) says she was escorted off campus and told she was suspended after using the women's restroom.

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GLAAD Global Voices: This transgender star paved the way for Argentinians like her

Florencia Trinidad, is an actress, supervedette, comedienne, and TV hostess who was the first Argentinian transgender person to get her name and the gender on her government-issued ID.

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