TRANS RIGHTS

LGBTQ

'I Know I'd Win a Trans-Male Face-off, but I Want to Compete Against Other Men.'

Aryan Pasha always knew he was a boy, but it took some people a little longer to acknowledge it. Now, the successful lawyer-turned bodybuilder plans to open a gym franchise.
Yashraj Sharma
7.11.18
LGBTQ

The Stories of Trans People Taken Too Soon

A staggering 45 percent of trans people in the UK have attempted suicide.
Thomas Hobbs
4.23.18
Film

Oscar-Nominated Film 'A Fantastic Woman' Is Changing Lives in Chile's Trans Community

It's the favourite to win Best Foreign Language Film at Sunday's ceremony, but its impact has been felt far beyond the Academy.
Charis McGowan
3.2.18
2017

The Conspiracy Theories That Failed to Explain 2017

From the Queen dying, to trans teenagers destroying the Labour Party.
Tom Whyman
12.27.17
Gender

The Troubling Case of a UK Woman Convicted of 'Gender Fraud'

Gayle Newland was sentenced to jail after using a dildo to have sex with a woman who believed she was a man – but how do we reckon with the crime of "gender fraud" in a time of gender fluidity?
Sophie Wilkinson
12.22.17
LGBTQ

An Oscar Nomination for Daniela Vega Would Make Trans Hollywood History

Her performance in 'A Fantastic Woman' is attracting incredible buzz. A nomination for the actress would represent a huge step forward for the Academy.
Fran Tirado
11.20.17
Views My Own

How a New Trump Policy Enables Anti-Trans Discrimination

A cruel memo from Jeff Sessions stands to make life even harder for trans people like me.
Katelyn Burns
10.6.17
LGBT

Canadians Can Now Identify As Gender Neutral On Their Passports

Citizens can opt for an ‘X’ to indicate that they are non-binary.
Manisha Krishnan
8.31.17
Views My Own

Trump's War on Trans Rights Is Cynical and Terrifying

Why is the president so intent on persecuting trans people?
Katelyn Burns
8.24.17
LGBTQ

Trans Folks Tell Us About Their Transition Breakthroughs

People share their most memorable moments of hardship and acceptance.
Sarah Berman
7.28.17
LGBTQ

TV is Teaching America How to Treat Trans Kids

How a new slate of TV shows are using jokes and touching storylines to normalize trans and gender nonconforming youth.
Manuel Betancourt
7.6.17
LGBTQ

Trans Day of Action Is the Answer to Corporate Passive Pride

Photos and words from this weekend's event, which gave trans and gender non-conforming people of colour a space to thrive.
Harron Walker
6.28.17