Tag: transgender

Sort: Date | Title | Views | | Comments | Random Sort Ascending
View:

Transgender woman sues District of Columbia after Department of Corrections houses her in a men’s unit

17 Views0 Comments

A transgender woman is suing the District of Columbia after its Department of Corrections placed her in a men's jail unit despite her telling officials she identifies as a woman, according to a class-action lawsuit ...

Virginia school rejects state’s policies for transgender and nonbinary students

58 Views0 Comments

"The school board has received input from many citizens this evening and we have had the opportunity to discuss among ourselves. We have determined we will not take any action on the proposed transgender policies at ...

Tennessee governor signs transgender sports bill into law requiring students to prove their sex at birth

31 Views0 Comments

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee signed a transgender sports bill into law Friday requiring students to prove their sex at birth in order to play in middle and high school sports. The bill states that "a student's gender...

Will Cain dubs transgender treatment for minors ‘child abuse’: We cannot fear being called ‘anti-trans’

73 Views0 Comments

Biden’s Department of Justice argued laws prohibiting 12 to 14-year-olds from accessing transgender treatment are discriminatory. Meanwhile, Arkansas has become the first state to block the use of these experimental ...

Pennsylvania transgender college swimmer dominates competition, sets numerous records

22 Views0 Comments

"Lia Thomas delivered another record-breaking performance for the Red and Blue at the event. She won the 200 free with a pool, meet and program record time of 1:41.93. She won the race by nearly seven seconds and her...

First lady hosts virtual guests, including transgender teen, for Biden address to congress

42 Views0 Comments

Guests of the first lady would traditionally sit in her viewing box for the president’s speech, but with invite-only protocols issued to top Congressional leaders, even Biden’s guests were barred from the event. But ...

Los Angeles spa protest turns violent after alleged transgender exposure incident

75 Views0 Comments

It happened in Downtown Los Angeles outside Wi Spa on Wilshire Boulevard. Groups showed up in support of the woman who complained about the incident – but videos from FOX Los Angeles and others shared to social media...

NCAA ‘isn’t protecting women’ amid transgender participation policy, female athlete says

14 Views0 Comments

Chelsea Mitchell, a college athlete who as a high school student sued several Connecticut districts, and the state's athletic conference, to stop trans athletes from competing in women's sports, argued that the NCAA’...

A record number of transgender and gender nonconforming people in the US have been killed in 2020

95 Views0 Comments

More transgender and gender nonconforming people have been killed in the US in 2020 than any year since the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) first began tracking these numbers in 2013. As of Friday, a least 37 trans and ...

The Lutheran church elected its first transgender bishop, who will lead 200 congregations

34 Views0 Comments

The Rev. Megan Rohrer made history when they became the first transgender pastor in the Lutheran church. This month, they again broke new ground -- this time, as the church's first transgender bishop. Rohrer was el...

Mother sues TSA over request to strip search her transgender teen

44 Views0 Comments

A North Carolina mother is suing the Transportation Security Administration and an agency supervisor for a May 2019 incident involving her transgender teenager who was asked to undergo a strip search at an airport. ...

Transgender rights in the spotlight as Arkansas and Tennessee become latest states to pass anti-trans legislation

54 Views0 Comments

LGBTQ advocates are warning that the influx of anti-transgender legislation being proposed in many states nationwide could have significant negative repercussions for trans youth. Twenty-eight states are considering...

Japanese soccer player Yokoyama comes out as transgender

25 Views0 Comments

The 27-year-old forward for the Washington Spirit said they felt more comfortable with their own gender identity while living in the United States, where teammates and friends are more open to gender and sexual diver...

Video shows corrections officer drop transgender woman on her face in Baltimore corrections facility

19 Views0 Comments

Video of a transgender woman being held in a chokehold by a Baltimore corrections officer, then dropped on her face and dragged, was released by her attorney as part of a civil lawsuit against the state and several ...

Elliot Page releases happy tears in Oprah Winfrey interview about coming out as transgender

30 Views0 Comments

In a clip ahead of the interview, which airs on April 30 on Apple TV+, Page, 34, discusses the highs and lows of his journey. He first came out as a transgender man publicly in December 2020 on Twitter. "All of the t...

A Tennessee law requiring some businesses to post transgender bathroom notices has been blocked by a federal judge

31 Views0 Comments

A federal judge has blocked a law in Tennessee that would require some businesses to post signs outside their doors if they allow transgender or nonbinary customers to use the bathroom that corresponds with their ge...