This month's anniversary provides an opportune moment to ask: How has the movement fared over the past 50 years? What unfinished business remains? They didn't set out to change history; they weren't the
Since Nicole Maines joined Supergirl last summer, her life has changed in one very specific and tangible way. “I have a lot more Twitter followers,” says the transgender activist turned actress, who is
In November of last year, Goldman Sachs, one of Wall Street’s most prestigious firms stated unequivocally that it stood behind transgender rights. “Flying the transgender flag today in honor of #transdayofremembrance.
When Colleen Fay of Mount Rainier, Maryland, came out as transgender 12 years ago to her parish music director, she was fired from her position on the choir. She later described feeling like she was in
NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Most Americans believe transgender people should be allowed in the military despite government efforts to ban them, research showed on Tuesday, indicating growing
As the 50th anniversary of Stonewall approaches, Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera are receiving a belated measure of recognition in death that coincides with a growing awareness of transgender rights.