Two police were convicted of killing a trans woman and sentenced to 20 years in prison. It's the first conviction for the killing of a trans person in the nation's history.
A California bill would require that incarcerated trans people be able to choose whether they are housed among men or women. But amid calls for abolition, the reform feels seismic to some and merely cosmetic to others.
If you're questioning your heterosexuality and/or interested in dating women for the first time: You've come to the right place.
The remarks have been criticized as legitimizing state violence against the transgender community.
Netflix champions LGBTQ representation, but in heavily censored Singapore, even shows like ‘Queer Eye’ are deemed only suitable for people aged 21 and up.
“We should not fear that if we walk in the door that we’re going to be laughed at or we’re not going to be able to see a doctor simply because of who we are.”
The Hulu series tackles the story of a teenager grappling with both his sexuality and the machismo that permeates Latinx culture.
But trans rights activists are worried the move could backfire.
“It is critical that LGBTQ organizations do not think the quest for LGBTQ equality is separate, distinct, and devoid of the quest for racial justice. If I'm not free as a Black man, I cannot be free as a gay man.”
Don’t try to set them up with the only other queer person you know, who they have absolutely nothing in common with.
Because LGBTQ people's perspectives have historically been absent from mainstream publications, they've had to make their own.