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Joe Biden Backs Transgender Military Service As U.S. Weighs Policy

AP | Igor Bobic | Posted 10.04.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is throwing his unequivocal support behind letting transgender people serve openly in the U.S. milit...

Kim Kardashian Reveals How She First Discovered Caitlyn Jenner Is Transgender

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.02.2015 | Gay Voices

Kim Kardashian was just 11 years old when she first heard her father, Robert Kardashian, talking about Caitlyn Jenner, then known as Bruce, ...

FABRICATIONS: This Trans Designer Used All Trans Femme Models In Her Show During NYFW 2015

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.02.2015 | Gay Voices

This is the fourteenth installment in a series titled "FABRICATIONS" that elevates the work of up-and-coming queer individuals working in the fashion ...

Watch This Trans Teen Find Out Her Life Is About To Change Forever

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.29.2015 | Gay Voices

After waiting two-and-a-half years, this transgender teenager finally received her first dose of hormones -- and her emotional reaction ...

This Trans Waitress Had The Perfect Response To A Child Asking 'Are You A Boy Or A Girl?'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.23.2015 | Gay Voices

The Internet has fallen in love with a transgender woman who had the perfect response to a child's question about her gender identity. While wor...

FABRICATIONS: Making Maternity Wear Accessible For Masculine-Presenting Queer Parents

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.15.2015 | Gay Voices

This is the thirteenth installment in a series titled "FABRICATIONS" that elevates the work of up-and-coming queer individuals working in the fashion ...

Freed Trans Woman Ashley Diamond On Life Behind Bars In Men's Prison

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 09.10.2015 | Gay Voices

Ashley Diamond, a transgender woman who served over three years in a Georgia men's prison, was released in late August after years of r...

The Ethics Of Telling Trans Stories In An Artistic Space

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 09.09.2015 | Arts

When Christine Howey came out as transgender in 1990, all she wanted to do was blend in. As a middle-aged woman in a society that equates visibility ...

Caitlyn Jenner Isn't At All Offended By Her Vanity Fair-Inspired Halloween Costume

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 09.09.2015 | Entertainment

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How One Athlete Is Pushing The Sports World Beyond ‘Men’ And ‘Women’

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.06.2015 | Gay Voices

For people who live outside of the gender binary -- or who identify as transgender -- the sports world can function as a huge force of regul...

Caitlyn Jenner Reveals She Used To Oppose Marriage Equality

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.04.2015 | Gay Voices

Caitlyn Jenner's conservative-leaning political views once extended to the issue of marriage equality. Fifteen or 20 years ago,"I was not fo...

South Dakota Legislator Proposes Genital Inspection For Transgender Athletes

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 08.31.2015 | Gay Voices

A strikingly backward proposal could force high school athletes in South Dakota -- particularly those who are transgender -- to submit to a visual in...

Caitlyn Jenner Explains How She Wants A Guy To Treat Her

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.27.2015 | Gay Voices

Jennifer Boylan gives Caitlyn Jenner a lesson in the "normalcy" of trans women during a discussion about relationships in an upcoming episod...

Dr. Drew Says Special On Transgender Issues Was Inspired By Caitlyn Jenner

The Huffington Post | Judah Robinson | Posted 08.26.2015 | Media

What is it like to be trans in America? A new special on HLN with Dr. Drew hopes to give others a better understanding. Dr. Drew said he wan...

Here Are 17 Of The Trans Women Murdered This Year. Say Their Names.

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.25.2015 | Gay Voices

Last weekend, transgender activist and television personality Janet Mock made cable network history. After the murders of four trans wo...

This Caitlyn Jenner Halloween Costume Is The Worst Idea We've Heard All Year

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.26.2015 | Gay Voices

Halloween is still two months away, but there's already a horribly offensive new costume looming on the horizon.  The retailer Spirit H...

This Man Turned 100s Of Death Threats Against Caitlyn Jenner Into Something Beautiful

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.19.2015 | Gay Voices

An artist is making waves around the Internet with his powerful reimagining of the iconic Catilyn Jenner Vanity Fair cover -- made entirely out ...

BuzzFeed Hires Trans Writer And Activist Meredith Talusan

The Huffington Post | Judah Robinson | Posted 08.18.2015 | Media

BuzzFeed has brought on a new staff writer to broaden its coverage of the transgender community. Meredith Talusan, the site's first openly trans writ...

Stonewall Riot Veterans Address New Film's Controversial Trailer

The Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 08.11.2015 | Gay Voices

When blockbuster director Roland Emmerich decided to make a movie about the Stonewall riots -- the series of 1969 protests widely credi...

Back to Blaque: Meet the Trans YouTube Queen of the Underground

Sidney Chase | Posted 08.06.2015 | Gay Voices
Sidney Chase

"I'm a woman, I'm black, I'm curvy and I'm trans. There are a lot of things that I deal with. When I talk about those things, I am literally talking about my embodiment of these intersections."

If Trans People Said All The Things Cisgender People Say...

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.06.2015 | Gay Voices

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This Incredible Trans Woman Is Challenging The Way We Think About Gender

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.25.2015 | Gay Voices

Alex Drummond is a 51-year-old transgender woman who works as a psychotherapist and photographer in Wales. Drummoud recently began maki...

The Ban On Transgender Individuals In The Military May Soon Be Lifted

AP | Posted 07.14.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pentagon leaders are finalizing plans aimed at lifting the ban on transgender individuals in the military, with the goal of formal...

A Little More Light: Standing in Solidarity With Octavia Lewis

Sidney Chase | Posted 07.08.2015 | Gay Voices
Sidney Chase

As the LGBTQ community celebrates a favorable ruling on Marriage Equality, many activists around the country are seeing this as only the beginning. While the social climate of America is starting to carve out places for the LG and B, the T remains fighting most battles on it's own.

Here's How A Gym Became An Unexpected Gathering Place For Transgender Men

The Huffington Post | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 06.17.2015 | Gay Voices

Google has released a powerful new video that documents one transgender man's transition and his journey to find a community of supportive and like-mi...