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Women’s March activists consider passing on ‘p**syhats’
The hats are transphobic and racist, some argue.
I’m a lesbian and a transgender woman—and those two aren’t mutually exclusive
If trans women are women, then gay trans women are lesbians. Period.
Miss Trans America pageant creator murdered
Her husband confessed to killing her during an argument.
Meet Lily Madigan, the transgender U.K. politician taking a stand against online harassment
The 19-year-old wants to run for Parliament some day—despite those standing in her way.
Ending violence against trans people starts with respecting them in everyday life
There's a direct link between trans hate crimes and everyday microaggressions.
CDC can’t use the words ‘transgender’ and ‘diversity’ after Trump edict
The internet is confused—and concerned.
For trans women, this vibrator may just be the best on the market
Unlike competitors, Le Wand is made for her pleasure.
Federal judge: U.S. military must accept trans recruits in January
So much for the trans military ban, huh?
Trans activist goes viral for rejecting right-leaning network’s debate invitation
'I think it's really rude to expect me to sit in a studio... with someone who is so openly abusive to women like me.'
Trans Day of Remembrance falls during a particularly depressing time of year
Unsupportive families add to trans people's poor quality of life—a sober reminder before the holidays.
Trans man’s ‘takeover’ shows few knew this dating app wasn’t just for lesbians
A new promotion has caused some controvery—and maybe some clarification—about the app Her.
Pentagon approves first gender-confirmation surgery for transgender service member
This comes weeks after Trump's trans military ban was blocked.
Here are 5 transgender politicians who paved the way for Danica Roem
Not all of these trailblazers felt safe and comfortable to be out and proud.
Germany must add third gender option, court rules
The alternative is to get rid of gender altogether on public documents.