#Transgender

  • Article: World Health Organization No Longer Classifies Being Trans as 'Mental Illness'
    Health

    World Health Organization No Longer Classifies Being Trans as 'Mental Illness'

    By Joanna Prisco|June 21, 2018

    The United Nations health agency said the change would improve social acceptance. Read more

  • Article: Transphobic Media Under Fire From UK Equalities Minister
    Girls & Women

    Transphobic Media Under Fire From UK Equalities Minister

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 18, 2018

    Penny Mordaunt said she was “very happy” to send the media a clear message. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan Just Passed One of the World's Most Progressive Trans Rights Bills
    Citizenship

    Pakistan Just Passed One of the World's Most Progressive Trans Rights Bills

    By Daniele Selby|May 10, 2018

    The president still has to sign the bill, but it’s already a major win for trans rights. Read more

  • Article: 5 Reasons We're Psyched for This New TV Show Exploring Gender Identity in 2018
    Girls & Women

    5 Reasons We're Psyched for This New TV Show Exploring Gender Identity in 2018

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 30, 2018

    "Genderquake" brings together 11 millennials across the gender spectrum — all under one roof. Read more

  • Article: Voters in Alaska Reject Anti-Transgender ‘Bathroom Bill’
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    Voters in Alaska Reject Anti-Transgender ‘Bathroom Bill’

    By Chris Gelardi|April 9, 2018

    The bill would have prevented people from using bathrooms consistent with their identities. Read more

  • Article: Meet Pakistan's First Transgender News Anchor
    Citizenship

    Meet Pakistan's First Transgender News Anchor

    By Chris Gelardi|March 27, 2018

    She's breaking ground as her country rallies to combat discrimination. Read more

  • Article: The 7 New Suffragettes You Need to Know About
    Girls & Women

    The 7 New Suffragettes You Need to Know About

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 5, 2018

    They’re carrying the baton in the race for women’s equality. Read more

  • Article: HIV Disproportionately Affects Transgender Women — But They’re Fighting Back
    Health

    HIV Disproportionately Affects Transgender Women — But They’re Fighting Back

    By David Brand|Dec. 1, 2017

    Community centers and other organizations are tapping into strong social networks. Read more