transgender

Groundbreaking Mic story "Unerased" investigates transgender murder cases

Mic has published "Unerased: Counting Transgender Lives," a project looking at the epidemic of trans murders in America, written by journalist Meredith Talusan, a trans woman of color.

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Finding Home: Web series chronicles LGBTQ refugees

Finding Home is a documentary web series following LGBTQ immigrants seeking asylum in Los Angeles. The series is directed by Abraham Troen, a Davis Peace Prize winner who has worked on previous film projects promoting human rights.The series chronicles the difficulties of belonging in a society where love and acceptance are conditional.

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Shea Diamond's "I Am Her" is the trans power anthem everyone needs to hear

Trans singer-songwriter Shea Diamond releases power anthem inspired by her life of struggle, self-acceptance, and resilience. 

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September 23, 2016

Notable bi+ and transgender leaders to know about this #BiWeek

GLAAD takes a look at a few influential bi+ advocates accelerating acceptance today.

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October 3, 2016

Queermosa Awards celebrate the best in Taiwanese LGBT-inclusive media

The first ever Queermosa Awards will be hosted at Taipei on Friday, October 28, under the theme "Let's Connect to recognize the contributions and efforts celebrities made in Taiwan media to raise the awareness and visibility of the LGBT community.

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July 31, 2016
by GLAAD

GLAAD works with Hollywood to help create transgender roles and with casting transgender actors

GLAAD's Transgender Media Program works with Hollywood to help producers and writers create accurate transgender roles, and helps casting directors find trans actors to play the part.

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GLAAD calls for increased and accurate media coverage of transgender murders

In the first week of 2017, the killings of 28-year-old Two-Spirit transgender woman Jamie Lee Wounded Arrow and 41-year old Black transgender woman, Mesha Caldwell, have been reported. 

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