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www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Trans actor Karla Sofia Gascon sues French far-right politician after sexist insult'

Transgender actress challenges sexist insult after Cannes win. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Op-Ed | New York must protect incarcerated Trans people by passing the GIRDS Act now | amNewYork

Prisons and jails can be dehumanizing and cruel, especially for transgender individuals. [ more ]
Gay City News
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Trump vows to 'end' Biden's protections for trans students 'on day one'

Former President Trump plans to reverse Biden's Title IX protections for transgender students if re-elected, highlighting his stance against LGBTQ rights. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Wyoming sorority locked in legal battle over trans woman's admission

US students revive lawsuit against University of Wyoming sorority club for admitting first transgender member. [ more ]
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2 months ago
LGBT

Mississippi bans trans people from using correct school bathroom

Transgender people in Mississippi face discrimination as they can no longer use bathrooms aligning with their gender identity. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Transphobia Makes Chest Binding More Dangerous

Chest binding is a crucial practice for affirming the gender identity of transmasculine and nonbinary individuals. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Trans actor Karla Sofia Gascon sues French far-right politician after sexist insult'

Transgender actress challenges sexist insult after Cannes win. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Op-Ed | New York must protect incarcerated Trans people by passing the GIRDS Act now | amNewYork

Prisons and jails can be dehumanizing and cruel, especially for transgender individuals. [ more ]
Gay City News
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Trump vows to 'end' Biden's protections for trans students 'on day one'

Former President Trump plans to reverse Biden's Title IX protections for transgender students if re-elected, highlighting his stance against LGBTQ rights. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Wyoming sorority locked in legal battle over trans woman's admission

US students revive lawsuit against University of Wyoming sorority club for admitting first transgender member. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Mississippi bans trans people from using correct school bathroom

Transgender people in Mississippi face discrimination as they can no longer use bathrooms aligning with their gender identity. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Transphobia Makes Chest Binding More Dangerous

Chest binding is a crucial practice for affirming the gender identity of transmasculine and nonbinary individuals. [ more ]
moregender-identity
#california
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
California

Proposed gender identity measure fails to qualify for California ballot

Californians won't be voting on parental notification policy regarding gender identification this November, as supporters failed to collect enough signatures for the ballot measure. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
1 month ago
California

Measure requiring parental notification of California school student's gender identity fails to qualify for ballot

Californians won't be voting on a policy requiring schools to notify parents of gender identification changes. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
California

Proposal to limit transgender youth rights fails to qualify for California's November ballot

A proposal in California requiring parental notification on gender identity and limits on transgender youth medical care failed to qualify for the November ballot. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
1 month ago
LGBT

Fact check: California lawmaker statements about parents of transgender children are wrong

California Republican lawmaker spreading false information regarding transgender policies in schools. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
California

Proposed gender identity measure fails to qualify for California ballot

Californians won't be voting on parental notification policy regarding gender identification this November, as supporters failed to collect enough signatures for the ballot measure. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
1 month ago
California

Measure requiring parental notification of California school student's gender identity fails to qualify for ballot

Californians won't be voting on a policy requiring schools to notify parents of gender identification changes. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
California

Proposal to limit transgender youth rights fails to qualify for California's November ballot

A proposal in California requiring parental notification on gender identity and limits on transgender youth medical care failed to qualify for the November ballot. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
1 month ago
LGBT

Fact check: California lawmaker statements about parents of transgender children are wrong

California Republican lawmaker spreading false information regarding transgender policies in schools. [ more ]
morecalifornia
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1 month ago
LGBT

Wes Streeting says it's 'wrong' to write off 'gender-critical' people as bigots

Gender-critical views should not be dismissed as bigotry, acknowledges the need to listen to concerns about trans women in women's spaces. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
LGBT

NHS trust facing legal action over trans employee's use of female changing room

NHS trust faces legal action over transgender staff using changing room [ more ]
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1 month ago
EU data protection

Where does Reform UK stand on trans rights?

Reform UK aims to ban 'transgender ideology' in schools and emphasize two sexes and genders, potentially impacting trans rights. [ more ]
#labour-party
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1 month ago
LGBT

The long and ugly history of Labour MP Rosie Duffield and trans rights

Labour MP Rosie Duffield has faced criticism for her comments on the trans community, sparking internal tension within the Labour party. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
LGBT

Labour plans to simplify' process to change gender

Labour plans to simplify the gender recognition process by allowing a single family doctor to sign off, removing the need for panels of doctors and lawyers. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
LGBT

The long and ugly history of Labour MP Rosie Duffield and trans rights

Labour MP Rosie Duffield has faced criticism for her comments on the trans community, sparking internal tension within the Labour party. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
LGBT

Labour plans to simplify' process to change gender

Labour plans to simplify the gender recognition process by allowing a single family doctor to sign off, removing the need for panels of doctors and lawyers. [ more ]
morelabour-party
#discrimination
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Peru Issued a Decree Calling Trans Identity a Disorder.' A Backlash Followed.

The Peruvian government classified transgender identity as a mental health problem, sparking outrage among the LGBTQ community. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
LGBT

New Hampshire Republicans pass 3 anti-trans bills in one day - LGBTQ Nation

Transgender equality rights under attack in New Hampshire through discriminatory bills. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

18 GOP-led states sue for the right to mistreat transgender employees at work - LGBTQ Nation

The lawsuit led by Tennessee's AG challenges new federal guidelines protecting transgender employees, arguing it constitutes federal overreach and undermines the legitimacy of laws. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

A principal told a trans student she couldn't wear a dress. Now she's fighting back. - LGBTQ Nation

The ACLU filed a complaint against a Mississippi school for discriminating against transgender girls in the school dress code. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Roller derby team helps strike down trans sports ban

An anti-trans sports ban in New York has been overturned with the help of a trans-inclusive roller derby team. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

Moms for Liberty sues DOE for their children to have the right to misgender trans classmates - LGBTQ Nation

Moms for Liberty, an anti-LGBTQ+ group, has joined Republican-led states in suing to discriminate against transgender kids in school. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Peru Issued a Decree Calling Trans Identity a Disorder.' A Backlash Followed.

The Peruvian government classified transgender identity as a mental health problem, sparking outrage among the LGBTQ community. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
LGBT

New Hampshire Republicans pass 3 anti-trans bills in one day - LGBTQ Nation

Transgender equality rights under attack in New Hampshire through discriminatory bills. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

18 GOP-led states sue for the right to mistreat transgender employees at work - LGBTQ Nation

The lawsuit led by Tennessee's AG challenges new federal guidelines protecting transgender employees, arguing it constitutes federal overreach and undermines the legitimacy of laws. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

A principal told a trans student she couldn't wear a dress. Now she's fighting back. - LGBTQ Nation

The ACLU filed a complaint against a Mississippi school for discriminating against transgender girls in the school dress code. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Roller derby team helps strike down trans sports ban

An anti-trans sports ban in New York has been overturned with the help of a trans-inclusive roller derby team. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

Moms for Liberty sues DOE for their children to have the right to misgender trans classmates - LGBTQ Nation

Moms for Liberty, an anti-LGBTQ+ group, has joined Republican-led states in suing to discriminate against transgender kids in school. [ more ]
morediscrimination
#community-support
Advocate.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Transgender 17-year-old Tayy Dior Thomas shot to death in Alabama

Transgender girl Tayy Dior Thomas was tragically shot to death by a man she was dating in a case of intimate partner violence. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Black trans woman Kita Bee killed in hit-and-run in Kansas City

Kita Bee, a Black transgender woman, was killed in a hit-and-run accident. Community mourns her tragic death. [ more ]
Advocate.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Transgender 17-year-old Tayy Dior Thomas shot to death in Alabama

Transgender girl Tayy Dior Thomas was tragically shot to death by a man she was dating in a case of intimate partner violence. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Black trans woman Kita Bee killed in hit-and-run in Kansas City

Kita Bee, a Black transgender woman, was killed in a hit-and-run accident. Community mourns her tragic death. [ more ]
morecommunity-support
#south-carolina
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1 month ago
LGBT

South Carolina enacts 'extreme' restrictions on trans healthcare for adults

South Carolina passed a ban on gender-affirming care for trans youth and imposed strict healthcare restrictions for transgender adults. [ more ]
Advocate.com
1 month ago
LGBT

South Carolina governor signs extreme gender-affirming care ban into law, effective immediately

South Carolina has banned gender-affirming care for transgender minors, restricted Medicaid access for trans people, and mandated public schools to potentially out students. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
LGBT

South Carolina bans gender-affirming care for trans youth. Now half the states ban it. - LGBTQ Nation

South Carolina bans gender-affirming care for transgender minors under 18, impacting healthcare and school policies. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
LGBT

South Carolina enacts 'extreme' restrictions on trans healthcare for adults

South Carolina passed a ban on gender-affirming care for trans youth and imposed strict healthcare restrictions for transgender adults. [ more ]
Advocate.com
1 month ago
LGBT

South Carolina governor signs extreme gender-affirming care ban into law, effective immediately

South Carolina has banned gender-affirming care for transgender minors, restricted Medicaid access for trans people, and mandated public schools to potentially out students. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
LGBT

South Carolina bans gender-affirming care for trans youth. Now half the states ban it. - LGBTQ Nation

South Carolina bans gender-affirming care for transgender minors under 18, impacting healthcare and school policies. [ more ]
moresouth-carolina
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1 month ago
LGBT

Catholic monk comes out as transgender: 'You've got to deal with us'

A Catholic monk in Kentucky has come out as trans, emphasizing the church should accept and include transgender individuals. [ more ]
#violence-against-transgender-individuals
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
New York City

10 police officers charged over killing of trans woman in Argentina

Authorities in Argentina charged 10 police officers in connection with the death of transgender woman Sofia Fernández. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
LGBT

10 cops arrested & charged in the strangling murder of a trans woman - LGBTQ Nation

The arrest of ten Argentinian police officers charged with the murder of a transgender woman highlights progress and ongoing challenges in LGBTQ+ rights and justice. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Community mourns trans woman fatally stabbed in Las Vegas 'in broad daylight'

The tragic killing of trans woman Sasha Williams in Las Vegas highlights the ongoing challenges and violence faced by the transgender community. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
New York City

10 police officers charged over killing of trans woman in Argentina

Authorities in Argentina charged 10 police officers in connection with the death of transgender woman Sofia Fernández. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
LGBT

10 cops arrested & charged in the strangling murder of a trans woman - LGBTQ Nation

The arrest of ten Argentinian police officers charged with the murder of a transgender woman highlights progress and ongoing challenges in LGBTQ+ rights and justice. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Community mourns trans woman fatally stabbed in Las Vegas 'in broad daylight'

The tragic killing of trans woman Sasha Williams in Las Vegas highlights the ongoing challenges and violence faced by the transgender community. [ more ]
moreviolence-against-transgender-individuals
#lgbtq-rights
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
Education

State GOP says parents should pull kids out of public schools because they'll trans kids - LGBTQ Nation

The Colorado Republican Party urges members to remove children from public schools, claiming educators will turn them transgender. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
NYC LGBT

Every country in Europe ranked for LGBTQ+ rights - and the UK has plummeted

The UK's LGBTQ+ rights rating on ILGA-Europe's Rainbow Map has significantly dropped, attributed to policy delays and controversies. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden sued for extending Title IX anti-discrimination protection to trans people

Republican-majority states oppose Biden's Title IX expansions protecting transgender individuals. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
Education

State GOP says parents should pull kids out of public schools because they'll trans kids - LGBTQ Nation

The Colorado Republican Party urges members to remove children from public schools, claiming educators will turn them transgender. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
NYC LGBT

Every country in Europe ranked for LGBTQ+ rights - and the UK has plummeted

The UK's LGBTQ+ rights rating on ILGA-Europe's Rainbow Map has significantly dropped, attributed to policy delays and controversies. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden sued for extending Title IX anti-discrimination protection to trans people

Republican-majority states oppose Biden's Title IX expansions protecting transgender individuals. [ more ]
morelgbtq-rights
#incarceration
Truthout
1 month ago
LGBT

Anti-LGBTQ Censorship Is Endangering Trans People Behind Bars

Prison censorship disproportionately affects trans individuals. [ more ]
www.lgbtqnation.com
2 months ago
LGBT

I am a trans man incarcerated in a woman's prison where feminism is a four-letter word

The existing structures of feminism in Texas face challenges due to conservative and Confederate ideals, impacting marginalized groups like transgender inmates. [ more ]
Truthout
1 month ago
LGBT

Anti-LGBTQ Censorship Is Endangering Trans People Behind Bars

Prison censorship disproportionately affects trans individuals. [ more ]
www.lgbtqnation.com
2 months ago
LGBT

I am a trans man incarcerated in a woman's prison where feminism is a four-letter word

The existing structures of feminism in Texas face challenges due to conservative and Confederate ideals, impacting marginalized groups like transgender inmates. [ more ]
moreincarceration
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

Conservative politican banned from Pride for proposing anti-trans policies - LGBTQ Nation

Danielle Smith and her UCP banned from Pride events in Alberta after promising anti-transgender policies. [ more ]
#legal-ruling
Advocate.com
1 month ago
Education

SCOTUS refuses to hear case from parents who objected to school's transgender support plans in DC suburbs

The Supreme Court declined to review an appeal from parents alleging their suburban school district was concealing transgender support plans for students. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Transgender Athlete Ban in a Long Island County Is Struck Down in Court

A New York court struck down a Long Island county order barring transgender women from women's sports teams, citing executive overreach. [ more ]
Advocate.com
1 month ago
Education

SCOTUS refuses to hear case from parents who objected to school's transgender support plans in DC suburbs

The Supreme Court declined to review an appeal from parents alleging their suburban school district was concealing transgender support plans for students. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Transgender Athlete Ban in a Long Island County Is Struck Down in Court

A New York court struck down a Long Island county order barring transgender women from women's sports teams, citing executive overreach. [ more ]
morelegal-ruling
#healthcare-discrimination
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
Health

Peruvian government classifies trans people as "mentally ill" - LGBTQ Nation

The government of Peru has declared transgender people 'mentally ill' in an official decree. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

A county spent $1.2 million in legal fees to deny a trans employee health care. They just lost. - LGBTQ Nation

Transgender deputy wins appeal for equal medical care after legal battle. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
Health

Peruvian government classifies trans people as "mentally ill" - LGBTQ Nation

The government of Peru has declared transgender people 'mentally ill' in an official decree. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

A county spent $1.2 million in legal fees to deny a trans employee health care. They just lost. - LGBTQ Nation

Transgender deputy wins appeal for equal medical care after legal battle. [ more ]
morehealthcare-discrimination
#lawsuit
Washington Post
2 years ago
Education

ACLU of Virginia sues school district for not accommodating transgender students

School board sued for not complying with law requiring protections for transgender students. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

Mother sued her school for being too supportive of trans kids. It didn't work out for her.

The court dismissed an anti-trans mother's lawsuit against a school district for not informing her about her child's social transition. The school policy favored parental notification. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Trans people sue Arkansas over restrictive new drivers license rules

Arkansas faces lawsuit over removal of gender marker 'X' on driver's licenses, making it hard for transgender individuals to change their marker. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Eight states sue Biden administration over new transgender protections under Title IX

Republican-led states challenge Biden's Title IX rules protecting transgender students in public schools. [ more ]
Washington Post
2 years ago
Education

ACLU of Virginia sues school district for not accommodating transgender students

School board sued for not complying with law requiring protections for transgender students. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

Mother sued her school for being too supportive of trans kids. It didn't work out for her.

The court dismissed an anti-trans mother's lawsuit against a school district for not informing her about her child's social transition. The school policy favored parental notification. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Trans people sue Arkansas over restrictive new drivers license rules

Arkansas faces lawsuit over removal of gender marker 'X' on driver's licenses, making it hard for transgender individuals to change their marker. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Eight states sue Biden administration over new transgender protections under Title IX

Republican-led states challenge Biden's Title IX rules protecting transgender students in public schools. [ more ]
morelawsuit
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Teen claims he killed his trans friend by "accident." Police think it was intentional. - LGBTQ Nation

Transgender teenager Jazlynn Johnson, 18, was tragically murdered in Las Vegas. [ more ]
#gender-discrimination
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2 months ago
LGBT

Trans darts star responds after opponent refuses to play her

Transgender darts player Noa-Lynn van Leuven demands respect after opponent Deta Hedman boycotts match over gender identity. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
2 months ago
LGBT

Protest to 'reclaim' Hampstead Heath ladies swimming pond amid trans row

Campaigners are planning a protest to reclaim a women's swimming pond on Hampstead Heath amid a row over access for transgender women. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Trans darts star responds after opponent refuses to play her

Transgender darts player Noa-Lynn van Leuven demands respect after opponent Deta Hedman boycotts match over gender identity. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
2 months ago
LGBT

Protest to 'reclaim' Hampstead Heath ladies swimming pond amid trans row

Campaigners are planning a protest to reclaim a women's swimming pond on Hampstead Heath amid a row over access for transgender women. [ more ]
moregender-discrimination
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

When laws fail to protect trans people, harmful medicalized norms creep in

Policymakers should separate legal gender recognition from medical requirements to allow transgender people to assert their identity without unnecessary barriers. [ more ]
#human-rights
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2 months ago
LGBT

'I was really scared': Czech trans woman on reality of forced sterilisation

Forced sterilization of trans people ruled unlawful in Czechia, replaced by medical diagnosis requirement. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Czech Republic's high court rules against forced surgeries for trans people

The Czech Republic's Constitutional Court overturned a law mandating surgical procedures for transgender individuals, aligning with EU norms. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

'I was really scared': Czech trans woman on reality of forced sterilisation

Forced sterilization of trans people ruled unlawful in Czechia, replaced by medical diagnosis requirement. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Czech Republic's high court rules against forced surgeries for trans people

The Czech Republic's Constitutional Court overturned a law mandating surgical procedures for transgender individuals, aligning with EU norms. [ more ]
morehuman-rights
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Transgender 18-year-old Jazlynn Johnson shot to death in Las Vegas

Transgender woman Jazlynn Johnson, 18, was fatally shot in Las Vegas. A 17-year-old has been charged with murder, raising concerns about violence against transgender individuals. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Moms for Liberty joins in suing Biden administration over Title IX protections for trans students

Moms for Liberty, labeled extremist, is part of a lawsuit against Biden administration's Title IX regulations protecting transgender students in K-12 education. [ more ]
#mississippi
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Mississippi governor signs transgender bathroom ban

The SAFER Act in Mississippi mandates single-sex facilities based on birth sex, opposing transgender rights despite federal protections. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Mississippi GOP passes bill to let cis people sue trans folks for using the bathroom

Mississippi passed bill allowing cisgender individuals to sue trans people using preferred bathrooms, impacting college facilities and housing. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Mississippi Republicans fail to pass trans bathroom ban and law defining sex

Two laws restricting transgender rights in Mississippi did not proceed to a final vote due to lack of agreement. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Mississippi governor signs transgender bathroom ban

The SAFER Act in Mississippi mandates single-sex facilities based on birth sex, opposing transgender rights despite federal protections. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Mississippi GOP passes bill to let cis people sue trans folks for using the bathroom

Mississippi passed bill allowing cisgender individuals to sue trans people using preferred bathrooms, impacting college facilities and housing. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Mississippi Republicans fail to pass trans bathroom ban and law defining sex

Two laws restricting transgender rights in Mississippi did not proceed to a final vote due to lack of agreement. [ more ]
moremississippi
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

JK Rowling slammed for asking if she can be Black if she likes "Motown & fancy myself in cornrows"

J.K. Rowling continues to face criticism for her controversial views on transgender issues, as she compares being trans to blackface. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

7 celebs proudly supporting their transgender children

Celebrating trans and non-binary lives is crucial year-round, with influential figures like Cher and Naomi Watts setting a supportive example for others. [ more ]
#biden-administration
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Trump vows to scrap Biden trans protections 'on day one' if elected

Former President Trump vows to reverse Biden's legal protections for trans people if he wins presidency. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Here's how Ron DeSantis is still tormenting LGBTQ+ kids after failed presidential campaign

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to sue Biden administration for transgender restroom access rule. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Trump vows to scrap Biden trans protections 'on day one' if elected

Former President Trump vows to reverse Biden's legal protections for trans people if he wins presidency. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Here's how Ron DeSantis is still tormenting LGBTQ+ kids after failed presidential campaign

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to sue Biden administration for transgender restroom access rule. [ more ]
morebiden-administration
#education-policy
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Donald Trump promises to repeal Joe Biden's protections for trans students "on day one"

Donald Trump plans to roll back transgender student protections on day one if re-elected. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Education

Tennessee Law Will Force Schools to Out Trans Students to Their Parents

Schools in Tennessee must now out transgender students to parents, posing risks to students. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
LGBT

NYC civic leader ousted from community board for questioning whether trans girls should be banned from school sports

A community board member was not reappointed after supporting a controversial resolution regarding transgender girls in school sports. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

As States Resist Federal Gender Rules, Schools Are Caught in the Middle

Biden administration's new civil rights regulations require transgender accommodations in schools under Title IX, sparking conflicts in Republican-led states. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Donald Trump promises to repeal Joe Biden's protections for trans students "on day one"

Donald Trump plans to roll back transgender student protections on day one if re-elected. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Education

Tennessee Law Will Force Schools to Out Trans Students to Their Parents

Schools in Tennessee must now out transgender students to parents, posing risks to students. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
LGBT

NYC civic leader ousted from community board for questioning whether trans girls should be banned from school sports

A community board member was not reappointed after supporting a controversial resolution regarding transgender girls in school sports. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

As States Resist Federal Gender Rules, Schools Are Caught in the Middle

Biden administration's new civil rights regulations require transgender accommodations in schools under Title IX, sparking conflicts in Republican-led states. [ more ]
moreeducation-policy
#gender-affirming-care
Chicago Tribune
5 months ago
Medicine

Steve Chapman: Here's why we shouldn't deprive transgender kids of medical options

Access to gender-affirming care for transgender individuals is under threat in multiple states.
Political figures and legislators are increasingly enacting bans on gender-affirming medical intervention for minors. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

South Carolina has passed a gender-affirming care ban. Here's what families can do

South Carolina House passes ban on gender-affirming care for minors. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
Medicine

People are more likely to regret having children than gender-affirming surgery: study

Gender-affirming surgery has significantly lower regret rates compared to elective plastic surgery, tattoos, and having children. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Marjorie Taylor Greene shares truly vile post about a trans girl's future orgasms

Greene shared a post targeting a young trans girl to promote her anti-trans bill, facing backlash for the insensitive comments. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
5 months ago
Medicine

Steve Chapman: Here's why we shouldn't deprive transgender kids of medical options

Access to gender-affirming care for transgender individuals is under threat in multiple states.
Political figures and legislators are increasingly enacting bans on gender-affirming medical intervention for minors. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

South Carolina has passed a gender-affirming care ban. Here's what families can do

South Carolina House passes ban on gender-affirming care for minors. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
Medicine

People are more likely to regret having children than gender-affirming surgery: study

Gender-affirming surgery has significantly lower regret rates compared to elective plastic surgery, tattoos, and having children. [ more ]
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2 months ago
LGBT

Marjorie Taylor Greene shares truly vile post about a trans girl's future orgasms

Greene shared a post targeting a young trans girl to promote her anti-trans bill, facing backlash for the insensitive comments. [ more ]
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#personal-transformation
Advocate.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

David Duke's godchild comes out as transgender in new memoir about leaving white nationalism

R. Derek Black, once a white nationalist figure, reveals being transgender in memoir shedding light on personal transformation and advocate for trans rights. [ more ]
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2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Former Ku Klux Klan leader's adult child comes out as trans

Former KKK leader's child comes out as transgender, highlighting support for transgender individuals. [ more ]
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2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

David Duke's godchild comes out as transgender in new memoir about leaving white nationalism

R. Derek Black, once a white nationalist figure, reveals being transgender in memoir shedding light on personal transformation and advocate for trans rights. [ more ]
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2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Former Ku Klux Klan leader's adult child comes out as trans

Former KKK leader's child comes out as transgender, highlighting support for transgender individuals. [ more ]
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2 months ago
Writing

The diary of this gay man who died in 1991 is an amazing testament to trans joy

Lou Sullivan, a pioneer gay trans man, advocated for access to transition healthcare and built support networks for trans men, leaving behind insightful diaries. [ more ]
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2 months ago
LGBT

California surfing competition told it must let trans athlete compete

Transgender women must be allowed to compete in surfing events to comply with local laws. [ more ]
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2 months ago
LGBT

Man charged with murder after Black trans woman killed in Tennessee

The murder of Starr Brown, a Black transgender woman, in Memphis highlights the ongoing violence and discrimination faced by the transgender community. [ more ]
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New York Post
2 months ago
Online Community Development

LGBTQ rights activist kicked out of community board simply for asking questions

A Community Board member was removed for questioning inclusivity in school sports policies regarding transgender students. [ more ]
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2 months ago
LGBT

Endometriosis advocate angers bigots with facts about trans men with the condition

Endometriosis affects individuals beyond cis women, including trans men. Advocating for inclusivity in terminology is crucial for raising awareness and supporting all affected by the condition. [ more ]
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2 months ago
Education

Trans students at Berkeley High celebrate new all-gender bathroom

Gender-expansive students at Berkeley High successfully advocated for a new gender-neutral multi-stall bathroom after nine months of activism. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Online Community Development

LGBTQ rights activist kicked out of community board simply for asking questions

A Community Board member was removed for questioning inclusivity in school sports policies regarding transgender students. [ more ]
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2 months ago
LGBT

Endometriosis advocate angers bigots with facts about trans men with the condition

Endometriosis affects individuals beyond cis women, including trans men. Advocating for inclusivity in terminology is crucial for raising awareness and supporting all affected by the condition. [ more ]
www.berkeleyside.org
2 months ago
Education

Trans students at Berkeley High celebrate new all-gender bathroom

Gender-expansive students at Berkeley High successfully advocated for a new gender-neutral multi-stall bathroom after nine months of activism. [ more ]
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Gay City News
2 months ago
NYC LGBT

Community Board 5 member ousted over anti-trans resolution: source

Public officials like Borough Presidents have the power to appoint individuals to local community boards based on their values and actions. [ more ]
#activism
www.npr.org
2 months ago
LGBT

Activists flood Utah tip line with hoax reports to block bathroom law enforcement

Transgender activists are flooding a Utah tip line with fake reports to protect trans individuals from potential investigations under a new bathroom law. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Transgender Activists Flood Utah Tip Line With Fake Reports to Block Bathroom Law Enforcement

Transgender activists are flooding a Utah tip line with hoax reports to protect trans residents from potential investigations under a new bathroom law. [ more ]
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2 months ago
LGBT

Activists flood Utah tip line with hoax reports to block bathroom law enforcement

Transgender activists are flooding a Utah tip line with fake reports to protect trans individuals from potential investigations under a new bathroom law. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Transgender Activists Flood Utah Tip Line With Fake Reports to Block Bathroom Law Enforcement

Transgender activists are flooding a Utah tip line with hoax reports to protect trans residents from potential investigations under a new bathroom law. [ more ]
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2 months ago
LGBT

Trans women discussed trans rights on TV over 50 years ago: here's what it looked like

Transgender people have always existed, with historical documentation like the BBC Archives providing valuable insights on the challenges they faced. [ more ]
Austin Monitor
2 months ago
Austin

Texas attorney general threatens Austin over City Council's effort to protect health care for transgender people - Austin Monitor

City Council in Austin passes resolution to protect transgender and nonbinary individuals amidst escalating anti-trans rhetoric within the Republican Party. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 months ago
LGBT

Anti-Trans Legislative Risk Assessment Map: May 2024 Update

Maine passes transgender sanctuary bill making it safe for trans people, while Idaho and Alabama face increased risks with anti-trans bills. [ more ]
BBC News
2 months ago
Medicine

NHS England charter to stress biological sex when placing patients in wards

Transgender women not to be placed on single-sex female NHS wards - importance of biological sex emphasized. [ more ]
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2 months ago
LGBT

No, right-wing activist Riley Gaines hasn't just won $10m from Whoopi Goldberg

Stories circulating about Riley Gaines winning a $10 million payout from Whoopi Goldberg for defamation are false and originated from a satirical website. [ more ]
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2 months ago
LGBT

Caitlyn Jenner's live-in partner claims Trump is 'best president' for LGBTQ+ people

Donald Trump is praised by Caitlyn Jenner's associate as the best president for the LGBTQ+ community, sparking controversy. [ more ]
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