A Transgender Student Said He's Being Forced To Run For Prom Queen Even Though He Was Nominated As Prom King
Dex Frier told BuzzFeed News he felt "suppressed" by his school's insistence that he had to run on the prom queen ballot — or not at all.
The Trump Administration Is Banning Most Transgender Troops From Serving In The Military. Here Are The Rules.
A directive issued Tuesday gives transgender troops and recruits until April 12 to enlist in their preferred gender or receive a diagnosis of "gender dysphoria."
The president’s anti-transgender policy has been on hold amid several court challenges, which will continue.
Mermaids UK will receive £500,000 funding, following a review of the decision sparked by anti-trans campaigners.
"This photoshoot has empowered me to feel more comfortable in my own skin."
It was a 5–4 decision.
Two women allegedly exposed themselves and groped and verbally abused the victim at a bar in December.
A Court Just Ruled Trump's Transgender Military Ban Should Take Effect, But It Won’t Change Anything Yet
The US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit contends it's not a ban because transgender people can serve as their birth sex — that is, they can pretend they're not transgender.
Some critics are objecting to the Belgian film Girl's portrayal of a transgender teenager.
“I’m happy to use the new name, I’m happy to avoid the pronouns that offend. I am not happy to use male pronouns for a female,” the teacher said.
"ICE’s failure to release this report diminishes the systemic, traumatic, and in this case fatal, violence that transgender individuals experience daily."
Marriage equality was achieved, but at what cost?
Voters upheld a transgender rights law by a landslide, despite a smear campaign from conservatives about "men in women's bathrooms."
The open letter says that any attempt to define gender based on a person’s anatomy at birth or their genes is not grounded in science.
A trans-led campaign underway right now in Massachusetts shows how the LGBT movement can finally get out of its rut.
Protests and backlash followed reports of an unreleased memo from the Trump administration's Health and Human Services Department, which proposes defining gender "as a biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth."
“With what’s happening today, we all have to fight harder for what’s right and what is just — and you can call that identity politics, you can call it anything you want, but it’s the right thing to do," Christine Hallquist told BuzzFeed News' Profile.
„Er griff mir mit der Bemerkung 'Echte Titten, du Schlampe?' an die Brust.“
„Es geht nicht darum, Verkleiden zu spielen.“
A new AAP policy contains guidelines around the language, treatment options, and care to be used with patients whose gender identity doesn't match the one they were assigned at birth.
Beleidigt, bespuckt, verprügelt – darum haben Lesben und Schwule noch immer Angst auf deutschen Straßen
Wenn du glaubst, mit der „Ehe für alle“ ist für LGBT*s alles in Ordnung, dann lies diesen Text.
Researchers compared suicidal behavior across different trans identities, and the results are alarming.
This Trans-Critical Organisation That Provides Material For Schools Has Withdrawn Its Stickers And Apologised
"We are sorry, we made a mistake," said Transgender Trend, after BuzzFeed News reported that it had produced downloadable stickers for parents.
After launching a new sticker campaign, Stephanie Davies-Arai from Transgender Trend told BuzzFeed News that schools have a duty to tell parents if their child is trans.
"We get one childhood, and mine was stolen from me by attitudes like this."
Unter dem Hashtag #MeQueer teilen Menschen auf Twitter derzeit ihre Diskriminierungserfahrungen in Deutschland.
"We’re here, we’re definitely queer, and we’re making music. We’re making art. We’re talented as hell."
That Same Christian Baker In Colorado Is Back In Court — This Time For Turning Away A Transgender Customer
She wanted a blue and pink birthday cake.
“I’m so proud to be the face of the Democrats tonight,” she told her supporters Tuesday.
„Dieser Gesetzentwurf ist ein Trauerspiel, ambitionslos und bevormundend.“
The row over trans women in women-only shortlists needs to end, Carl Austin-Behan told BuzzFeed News — by Labour removing opponents of the policy.
“CrossFit admitted they’re wrong and is making it right,” trans athlete Chloie Jönsson told BuzzFeed News.
“He did not give me a clear reason for the refusal. He just kept asking, loudly and in front of other CVS staff and customers, why I was given the prescriptions.”
"I’ve learned a lot from the community since making my first statement about my casting and realize it was insensitive."
Russia’s current record on LGBT rights is extremely poor. But 40 years ago, the USSR witnessed a pioneering moment in transgender history.
The actor's response directing critics "to Jeffrey Tambor, Jared Leto, and Felicity Huffman's reps for comment" didn't help.
"MB" was denied a pension, so she took her case to the European Court of Justice. "This has great importance in the move towards increased equality," her lawyer said.
Age shouldn't matter anymore, according to these researchers.
The WHO, which focuses on public health around the world, said the change is meant to combat stigma and discrimination against transgender people.
The National Security Council's expert on military personnel and readiness issues had left her job weeks before Trump's 2017 tweets, according to emails from lawyers in ongoing litigation over the ban.
Scottie Madden hit a career milestone as a showrunner. But she says the opportunities dried up after she came out as transgender.