Laverne Cox

solidarity

More Hollywood Liberals Should Be Showing Support for the Trans Community

LGBTQ celebs and close allies carried the weight of high-profile responses to a potential anti-trans proposal amid calls for solidarity in the first week of protest.
Taylor Hosking
10.25.18
LGBTQ

What Trans Folks Think About Trans Representation in Film and TV

Most of the auditions I get, the first two lines of the script are, "I had a penis. I used to be a man."
Premila D'Sa
11.7.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump threatens government shutdown over border wall, Spain suspects planned to bomb famous sites, US sanctions Chinese and Russians over North Korea, and more.
VICE Staff
8.23.17
feminism

Dispelling the Harmful Belief that Trans Women Grow Up as Men

Trans women and gender scholars respond to controversial comments made by author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
Diana Tourjée
3.16.17
Stuff

Why Teen Magazines Have Gone Queer

Editors are making efforts to include LGBTQ diversity in their pages and websites in an age where fewer readers are heterosexual than ever before.
Melissa Kravitz
9.29.16
Stuff

We Lost Two Trans Heroes This Past Week

The Lady Chablis and Alexis Arquette refused to hide their trans identities while living in the public eye, and for that, we owe each a great debt.
Matt Terrell
9.15.16
Art

Russell Brand Is Paying for Your Pride Mural Selfies

A selfie in front of the #poweredbypride mural earns a $1 donation to LGBTQ charities The Pillion Trust and Hetrick-Martin Institute.
Beckett Mufson
6.30.15
Stuff

I’m Proud of Being Trans, and I Don’t Care About Passing

A few months ago, sitting on a tram at lunchtime, I noticed a young girl staring at me with her mouth wide open. Staring back I thought: There's nothing like the puzzled look of a child on public transport to tell you you're not passing.
Simona Kapitolina
6.15.15
Film

From 'Glen or Glenda' to 'The Danish Girl': A History of Trans Lives on Film

It's not all Eddie Redmayne.
Parker Molloy
3.7.15
Stuff

What We Learned About Trans Culture in 2014

All in all, it was a great year for the trans cause.
Paris Lees
12.24.14
Stuff

14 Important Battles Won by Women in 2014

You thought the last 12 months was just a plague of misogynist assholes? Think again.
Eleanor Morgan
12.18.14
Stuff

Is Pop Culture Having a Trans Moment?

I spoke with Jennifer Finney Boylan about whether the rise of icons like Laverne Cox and the popularity of shows like <i>Transparent</i> prove that 2014 is a tipping point in the cultural acceptance of trans people.
Rod Bastanmehr
11.3.14
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