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Trans Rights

  1. crime
    An 18th Trans Person Has Been Killed This YearThe body of Bee Love Slater, a 23-year-old black trans woman, was found “burned beyond recognition” in her car.
  2. celebrity
    On the Red Carpet, Indya Moore Sent a Powerful Message About Trans RightsThe actress honored the 17 black trans women who were murdered in 2019.
  3. crime
    A Trans Woman Was Found Dead in Her Rikers Cell. Her Family Wants Answers.Layleen Polanco died in solitary confinement. She was being held on $500 bond.
  4. crime
    3 Trans Women Have Been Killed in Dallas This Past YearPolice are now investigating the death of Chynal Lindsey, whose body was discovered on Saturday.
  5. new york city
    Two Revolutionary Trans Activists Are Getting a Monument in NYCMarsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera will be honored for their pioneering advocacy.
  6. trans rights
    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Casually Joins Gaming Livestream for a Good CauseOn Sunday, Ocasio-Cortez helped a gamer raise over $340,000 for transgender youth.
  7. teenage activism
    Jackie Evancho’s Transgender Sister Wins Injunction in Bathroom LawsuitJackie Evancho, who sang at Trump’s inauguration, helped fight for her transgender sister Juliet’s bathroom rights at public school.
  8. Texas Mayor Is the State’s First Openly Trans Person to Serve in Elected OfficeJess Herbst has been New Hope’s mayor since May.
  9. women's march 2017
    Read Janet Mock’s Women’s March Speech on Trans Women of Color and Sex WorkersFrom the Women’s March: “I stand here today most of all because I am my sister’s keeper.”
  10. lgbtq rights
    North Carolina Is Repealing Its Anti-Transgender Bathroom LawAccording to its new Democratic governor.
  11. civil rights
    The Personality Characteristic That Predicts TransphobiaIt helps to be able to handle ambiguity.
  12. trans rights
    Pentagon to Repeal Ban on Transgender Military MembersThe official announcement is expected on July 1.
  13. cut cover story
    When Brother and Sister Became Sister and BrotherJeena Bloom wasn’t surprised when her brother Felix came out as a trans man. But when Jeena came out as a trans woman, their relationship took on a new dimension.
  14. works in progress
    See Powerful Photos of Female-to-Male TransitionThe works in progress of Melody Melamed.
  15. gender
    The Personal Politics of Public BathroomsThey’re the place where we’re all caught with our pants around our ankles.
  16. college
    Transgender Women Will Be Admitted to Barnard Starting in Fall 2016Applicants who “consistently live and identify as women, regardless of the gender assigned to them at birth” will be considered.
  17. trans rights
    Smith College Will Now Admit Trans WomenA historic policy change for the women’s college.
  18. Watch Laverne Cox Teach Katie Couric How to Interview HerRule 1: Don’t ask about people’s genitals.