News Archive

1/31/17

Transgender Americans rush to change IDs for Trump era

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1/30/17

Transgender woman banned from seeing children because it is ‘incompatible’ with their Jewish faith

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1/28/17

New legislation in Canada seeks to protect the transgender community

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1/27/17

California lawmakers want third-gender option on IDs

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1/26/17

Mom sues transgender daughter over arguments

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1/25/17

Sen. Kolkhost claims bathroom bill not about the transgender

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1/24/17

Saris Swirl at rare transgender ‘Birthday’ party in Pakistan

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1/22/17

Transgender man tries to join sorority at Northeastern

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1/21/17

Transgender woman assaulted near city hall

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1/20/17

Manning to reportedly lose transgender benefits with dishonorable charge

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1/19/17

Republicans quickly kill Virginia Transgender bathroom bill

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1/18/17

Transgender Activist breaks barriers to education in Thailand

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1/17/17

Obama selects two transgender people for presidential appointments

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1/16/17

Endocrinologists need more training in transgender care

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1/14/17

Republican quashes anti-transgender bill

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1/13/17

Hormone specialists want more education about transgender patients

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1/12/17

BBC film on child transgender issues worries activists

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1/11/17

Few Endocrinologists adequately prepared for transgender care

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1/10/17

Transgender women fear abuse in immigration detention

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1/9/17

Two-spirit Sioux Falls woman second reported transgender murder of 2017

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1/7/17/

Nation’s first transgender killing of 2017 is in Mississippi

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1/6/17/

California funds 1st U.S. inmate sex reassignment surgery

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1/5/17

Transgender woman found dead in cell at Doncaster prison

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1/4/17

Denmark no long considers transgender people mentally ill

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1/3/17

China Transgender Lawsuit

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1/2/17

Poll:  Transgender goal supported by only 22.7% of Americans

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1/1/17

Federal Judge blocks Obamacare protections for transgender people

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12/29/16

Maplewood Troop lead petition to allow transgender cub to join pack

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12/28/16

8 year old transgender boy asked to leave Cub Scout pack

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12/27/16

Demand for transgender medical care is exploding

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12/22/16

Transgender name change brings relief

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12/20/16

Approximately 1 in 189 U.S. adults identify as transgender, a new study reports

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12/19/16

NC moves toward ending transgender bathroom dispute

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12/18/16

Transgender Americans race to finish paperwork before Trump administration

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12/15/16

National Geographic transgender cover Avery Jackson

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12/14/16

Largest transgender survey reveals high rates of sexual assault, suicide, hiv, and prostitution.

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12/13/16

4 Churches drop lawsuit against transgender protection law

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12/12/16

Here’s a huge new survey of transgender Americans

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The state of transgender health care

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12/11/16

Study finds 40% of transgender people have attempted suicide

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12/09/16

Oak warehouse fire exposes rift over naming transgender victims

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12/07/16

Lawmaker wants special airport screening rules for transgender travelers

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12/06/16

11 Transgender Americans share their stories in HBO ‘The Trans List’

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12/05/16

Wal-Mart now adds insurance coverage for transgender employees

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12/04/16

India Willoughby answers everything you wanted to know about transgender

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12/02/16

Transgender woman surgery revealed

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12/01/16

Trump’s latest Cabinet candidate called Orlando massacre  ‘distraction’ and mocked transgender ‘freaks’

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11/29/16

Transgender bathroom bill ‘isn’t the most urgent concern’

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11/28/16

Transgender woman shoot in Overbrook

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11/26/16

Eddie Izzard reveals years of transgender abuse to court

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11/23/16

SNL star Colin Jost under fire after transgender joke

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11/22/16

Parents fear transgender children will be taken away after court ruling

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11/21/16

GOP sweep heightens anxiety for many transgender American

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11/20/16

Transgender marine will soon become one of the first to be recognized as a man by U.S military

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11/19/16

Transgender woman attacked with hatchet now facing charges

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11/18/16

Minnesota Mom sues her transgender child over gender reassignment

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11/17/16

Transgender ex-teacher charged with triple homicide

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11/16/16

Tinder makes dating app more inclusive for transgender user

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11/15/16

Transgender woman chased, attached with hatchet.

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11/14/16

Pakistani police arrest 10 for flogging transgender woman

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11/13/16

Transgender children: the parents and doctors on the frontline

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11/11/16

Trump victory alarms gay and transgender groups

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11/10/16

Transgender Americans fear for safety after Trump win

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/nov/10/transgender-rights-lgbt-donald-trump-presidency

11/09/16

Transgender prisoners should be express their gender behind bars

http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2016/11/09/transgender-prisoners-should-be-allowed-to-express-their-gender-behind-bars/

11/08/16

Transgender Veteran’s truck painted ‘Trump’ and set on fire

http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2016/11/08/transgender-veterans-truck-painted-trump-and-set-on-fire/

11/07/16

Air force releases guideline for transgender airmen.

http://www.kulr8.com/story/33645226/air-force-releases-guidelines-for-transgender-airmen

11/05/16

Transgender bill fails to incorporate spirit  of NALSA verdict

http://www.firstpost.com/living/transgender-bill-fails-to-incorporate-spirit-of-nalsa-verdict-community-fears-denial-of-rights-3090574.html

11/03/16

UCLA finds transgender adult more racially, ethnically diverse

http://dailybruin.com/2016/11/02/ucla-study-finds-transgender-adults-more-racially-ethnically-diverse/

11/02/16

Transgender Bathroom cases the supreme court won’t hear

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11/1/16

Transgender woman hacked to death days after marriage.

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/transgender-woman-hacked-death-days-9168649

10/31/16

US Supreme court will consider case concerning Transgender bathroom use.

http://www.9and10news.com/story/33518691/us-supreme-court-will-consider-case-concerning-transgender-bathroom-use

10/29/16

Supreme Court will rule on transgender rights

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2016/10/28/supreme-court-transgender-bathroom-virginia-schools-gavin-grimm/92267210/

10/28/16

Secret Deodorant Debuts groundbreaking Transgender Ad

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/secret-pro-transgender-commercial_us_58122d5de4b0390e69ce9a4b

10/27/16

Buffalo Public school approve new policy for transgender students

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10/26/16

No transgender bathroom law, Texas business urge Gop

http://www.mystatesman.com/news/news/state-regional-govt-politics/no-transgender-bathroom-law-texas-businesses-tell-/nsxZ2/

10/25/16

First Transgender soldiers seek formal army recognition.

http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/transgender-soldiers-seek-formal-army-recognition-43035644

10/24/16

Britain’s first transgender newsreader, India Willoughby.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-3866428/Transgender-weather-presenter-India-Willoughby-bravest-don-t-look-like-women.html

10/23/16

Transgender teen slams staff for rejecting his ‘female id’

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10/22/16

11 years old transgender at Dod school banned from girls’ bathroom

http://www.militarytimes.com/articles/dod-officials-examining-school-systems-guidance-on-support-for-transgender-students

10/21/16

Obama appeals Texas Transgender bathroom case to 5th circuit

http://www.dallasnews.com/news/politics/2016/10/20/obama-appeals-texas-transgender-bathroom-case-5th-circuit

10/20/16

California Restaurants launch Nation’s first transgender jobs program

http://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/10/19/494102719/california-restaurants-launch-nations-first-transgender-jobs-program

10/18/16

Judge reaffirms nationwide ban on Obama transgender school bathroom policy

http://www.politico.com/story/2016/10/obama-transgender-school-bathrooms-texas-judge-ruling-229973

10/17/16

Living as man, fighting  breast cancer: how trans people face care gaps

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The trans woman who stopped a ‘predator’

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/10/17/he-said-no-one-would-care-if-he-shot-transgender-women-he-was-wrong.html

10/16/16

Air force release guidance on transgender

https://www.airforcetimes.com/articles/air-force-releases-guidance-on-transgender-airmen

10/15/16

Transgender kids: A family quest

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/oct/15/transgender-kids-a-family-quest-a-medical-quandary/

10/14/16

Transgender rights: France scraps sterilisation in  status law

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-37653459

10/13/16

Transgender Woman found dead in Cleveland with plastic bag around head

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2016/10/transgender_woman_found_dead_i_1.html

10/12/16

4 Churches Sue over ‘Punishing’ transgender bathroom law.

http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/churches-sue-massachusetts-transgender-bathroom-law-42729679

10/11/16

NHS not transgender friendly enough

http://www.bbc.com/news/health-37605574

10/10/16

We need to read more transgender stories like Jasmin Taylor-Scott

http://www.smh.com.au/comment/we-need-more-transgender-stories-like-jasmin-taylorscotts-in-mainstream-media-20161010-grym9z.html

10/9/16

Transgender Indonesians bear burnt of rising intolerance

http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/823415/transgender-indonesians-bear-brunt-of-rising-intolerance

10/8/16

Harrison Browne is first openly transgender athlete on U.S pro sports team

http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/hockey/2016/10/07/harrison-browne-transgender-athlete-nwhl-buffalo-beauts/91733914/

10/7/16

Warren Beatty calls transgender son “his hero”

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3826097/Warren-Beatty-calls-transgender-son-Stephen-hero.html

10/6/16

New york moves to allow medicaid to cover hormone therapy for transgender youth

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10/5/16

Christian Group raging against a “transgender” H&M model who isn’t even trans

https://www.rawstory.com/2016/10/christian-group-falls-on-its-face-raging-against-a-transgender-hm-model-who-isnt-even-trans/

Transgender wowan shot during possible Birmingham home invasion

http://www.al.com/news/birmingham/index.ssf/2016/10/man_shot_in_the_face_during_bi.html

10/4/16

The World’s Largest Church declares war on transgender people

http://www.thenewcivilrightsmovement.com/annehilt/the_world_s_largest_church_declares_war_on_transgender_people

Pope warns of ‘ideologicial colonization’ in transgender teaching

http://www.cnn.com/2016/10/02/world/pope-transgender-comments/

10/3/16

First civil suit involving a transgender child.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2016/10/03/mother-sues-hospital-for-discrimination-after-staff-kept-calling-her-transgender-son-a-girl/

10/2/16

Numbers of Transgender students call for more training for teachers

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-10-02/training-needed-for-teachers-to-deal-with-transgender-students/7896226

10/1/16

Massachusetts Transgender Law Goes Into Effect

9/30/16

Parent pull transgender child from school due to bullying

http://www.fox4news.com/news/208772446-story

9/29/16

How many Americans actually know someone who is transgender?

http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Society/2016/0928/How-many-Americans-actually-know-someone-who-is-transgender

Things to know about Transgender Child actor

http://www.people.com/article/modern-family-transgender-child-actor-jackson-millarker

9/28/16

Clinics to start hormone therapy service for transgender people.

http://www.orlandosentinel.com/health/os-planned-parenthood-new-hrt-service-20160927-story.html

9/27/16

‘Modern Family’ Will Feature Transgender Child Actor

9/26/16

For transgender student, acceptance goes beyond a bathroom stall

http://journalstar.com/news/local/education/for-transgender-students-acceptance-goes-beyond-a-bathroom-stall/article_1b13145f-ec97-567a-bdff-113a80707291.html

9/25/16

Supreme Court duck transgender rights fight.

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-transgender-idUSKCN11V0GE

9/24/16

Transgender couple make history with their first child birth

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/transgender-couple-ecuador-fernando-machado-diane-rodriguez-a7326826.html

9/23/16

Retired Navy SEAL Kristin Beck, a transgender woman, says TSA humiliated her.

http://www.cnn.com/2016/09/21/us/kristin-beck-transgender-tsa/

9/22/16

Transgender Inmate was raped at new Orleans’s new Jail

http://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/lawsuit-transgender-inmate-was-raped-new-orleans-new-jail-n652321

Transgender teen become the first to join his high school football team

http://www.people.com/article/transgender-teen-high-school-football

9/21/16

Transgender suit against Kenosha school continues

http://www.jsonline.com/story/news/education/2016/09/19/transgender-suit-against-kenosha-school-advances/90706692/

9/20/16

Jeffrey Tambor who won Emmy Award for playing a transgender woman thinks it’s a problem.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/arts-and-entertainment/wp/2016/09/18/jeffrey-tambor-won-an-emmy-for-playing-a-transgender-woman-but-even-he-thinks-thats-problematic/

8 years old transgender walks in Dallas Pride Parade

http://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/transgender-8-year-old-walks-dallas-pride-parade-n650691

9/19/16

Backlash against transgender Locker Room.

http://www.breitbart.com/california/2016/09/17/backlash-transgender-locker-rooms-fresno/

9/18/16

Transgender soldier becomes first woman on front line.

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-37391807

9/16/16

Transgender woman shot in back of head dies

http://www.wbaltv.com/news/police-transgender-woman-shot-in-back-of-head/41695464

9/12/16

Alexis Arquette dies at age 47.  She played Boy George in The Wedding Singer.

http://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-news/news/alexis-arquette-dead-transgender-actress-dies-at-47-w439001

9/10/16

First transgender star dies at age 59

http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2016/09/08/first-transgender-star-lady-chablis-dies-59/90093036/

9/2/16

People are not happy Michelle Rodriguez is play a transgender assassin in a new film.

http://perezhilton.com/2016-09-01-michelle-rodriguez-re-assignment-sigourney-weaver-transgender-film

8/29/16

Target makes big move on company’s transgender policy

http://www.wral.com/target-makes-a-big-move-following-furor-over-the-company-s-transgender-bathroom-policy/15967078/

8/27/16

Bakery Receives backlash over transgender Ken doll cake

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2016/08/25/northern-california-bakery-receives-backlash-over-transgender-ken-doll-cake.html

8/24/16

Judge rules Transgender student is not protected by anti-discrimination law.  Many states are still fighting the bathroom issue.  This has been going out for sometimes now.

http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/transgender-students-protected-anti-discrimination-law-judge-rules/story?id=41577469

8/21/16

Transgender lawsuit throw out after getting fire from funeral home

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/acts-of-faith/wp/2016/08/19/religious-freedom-trumps-transgender-rights-in-michigan-case-federal-court-rules/

8/17/16

More on Omaha Transgender Student law

http://www.omaha.com/news/education/passions-flare-as-ops-board-considers-policies-regarding-transgender-students/article_12154d38-6344-11e6-83ef-93604edcdeed.html

8/14/16

12 states to ask judge to stall Obama transgender bathroom law

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2016/08/12/texas-11-other-states-to-ask-judge-to-halt-obamas-transgender-bathroom-directive.html

8/10/16

Christ Mosier, First transgender to star in nike film.

http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/more-sports/nike-airs-ad-featuring-transgender-athlete-olympics-article-1.2744077

After many months of battling, supreme court decided to block transgender bathroom ruling.  You can read it here

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/supreme-court-blocks-transgender-bathroom-ruling-n622476