Advocacy Groups: Killings Of Transgender People IncreaseAt least 25 transgender people in the United States have been homicide victims so far this year, the highest annual total on record, according to advocacy groups that have been monitoring the grim phenomenon and seeking ways to reduce the toll.
Transgender Woman Wins Virginia House Seat, Making HistoryDemocrat Danica Roem, a former journalist, is set to make history as the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature in the United States.
Anti-LGBT Proposals Could Hold Back Some Amazon HQ2 ContendersHundreds of cities are vying to be Amazon's second home. But a history of controversial legislation could hold some of them back.
Court Bars Trump From Reversing Transgender Troops PolicyA federal judge on Monday barred President Donald Trump’s administration from proceeding with plans to exclude transgender people from military service.
Trump Justice Department Ends Transgender Workplace ProtectionsFederal civil rights law does not protect transgender people from discrimination at work, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a memo released Thursday.
DOJ Seeks To Quash Lawsuit Opposing Transgender Military BanThe Justice Department is asking a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump’s moves to curtail military service by transgender people.
Popular DJ, LGBTQ Activist Killed In San Francisco ShootingFriends gathered on a street corner in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood Sunday night, remembering with smiles and tears a popular LGBTQ activist and DJ who was killed in a late night shooting.
Defense Secretary Mattis Assembles Panel To Discuss Transgender TroopsDefense Secretary Jim Mattis is assembling a panel of experts to discuss the matter of openly transgender individuals already serving in the U.S. military.
ACLU Sues Trump Over Transgender Military BanThe American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's ban on transgender individuals joining the military.
Pres. Trump Instructs Pentagon To Ban Transgender Recruits IndefinitelyPresident Trump on Friday directed the Pentagon to extend indefinitely a ban on transgender individuals joining the military.
MTV Welcomes Transgender Military Service Members To VMAs"Any patriot who is putting their own life at risk to fight for our freedom and stands for equality is a hero at MTV, and to young people everywhere."
Transgender California Prison Guard Files Discrimination LawsuitA transgender prison guard is suing California, saying prison officials have discriminated against her and subjected her to a hostile work environment ever since she transitioned.