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Scarlett Johansson backs out of ‘Rub & Tug’ trans male role
Johansson has 'learned a lot from the community since making my first statement about my casting.'
Twitter bans Teen Vogue writer for condemning TERFs
The writer lost their account over a 'That '70s Show' reference.
Trans entertainers want Hollywood to know they’re open for cisgender roles, too
Transgender performers want, and deserve, a seat at the table.
Scarlett Johansson gets cast as trans man, and the internet is like ‘WTF?’ (updated)
Didn't she learn anything from 'Ghost in the Shell'?
Murder of 3 Black trans women in Jacksonville sparks serial killer fears
Local activists say the sheriff's office is unsupportive of the trans community.
Ohio bill would force schools and therapists to out trans kids to their parents
It puts professionals between a moral rock and a legal hard place.
Transgender game developer who’d been bullied online dies by suicide
She had reportedly been the target of an online community known for harassment.
Gender dysphoria is no longer classified as a mental health problem. Here’s why that matters
It's a good step, but trans acceptance has a long way to go.
Why is a journalist who has misreported trans issues allowed to propagate more transphobia?
Let's leave the expertise to the professionals and those who are actually transgender.
Trans woman arrested at Philly Pride for allegedly attempting to set fire to ‘Blue Lives Matter’ flag
Advocates have been rallying for her release from a maximum security men's prison.
Why are trans men erased from porn?
There are 20,000 more clips featuring trans women than trans men on Pornhub.
Transgender designer says she was banned by Teespring for anti-transphobic designs
The custom apparel site called her work 'hate speech.'
Trans YouTuber says his videos were demonetized for using the word ‘transgender’
YouTube denies it targets LGBTQ content.
‘Bachelorette’ contestant Garrett liked memes mocking Parkland survivors and trans people
Former contestants aren't pleased.
Laci Green returns from exile on YouTube
The feminist vlogger tried to start a dialogue with the alt-right. You’ll believe what happened next.
Federal court sides with transgender student Gavin Grimm
After a lengthy legal battle, Grimm celebrates a crucial victory.
Gay man says Pope Francis told him that God ‘made you this way’ and ‘loves you this way’
When it comes to the LGBTQ community, the pope still has a lot of work to do.