25th May 2015
Cast out and unwelcome: Life for transgender people after Nepal’s earthquake 11
5:37 PM — Cast out by their families and unwelcome at survivor camps: Nepal's transgender community is struggling for survival
23rd May 2015
Church of England considering trans naming ceremonies 5
2:27 PM — The General Synod of the Church of England is to debate naming ceremonies for transgender people.
22nd May 2015
Watch: Everything you’ve secretly wanted to ask a trans person 7
2:46 PM — Ever had a question about transgender people that you were too afraid to ask?
Trans inmate may not get gender reassignment after parole hearing 2
9:27 AM — A sequence of events means a transgender prison inmate may not get gender reassignment surgery which she was granted by a court, as she has been recommended for parole.
21st May 2015
University cancels anti-homophobia charity football tournament over ‘transphobia’ claim 43
3:42 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. The University of Nottingham has cancelled a charity tournament intended to raise money to fight homophobia - after complaints the event discriminated against trans people.
20th May 2015
Jeffrey Tambor on ‘Transparent’ performance: ‘I felt throw-up nervous’ 3
5:20 PM — Hollywood actor Jeffrey Tambor has said he felt "throw-up" nervous when preparing to play a trans character in Amazon's 'Transparent'.
Twitter users shown transphobic promoted tweets from account impersonating feminist writer 17
4:07 PM — A tweet from a fake account encouraging trans people to "commit suicide now" was shown to a variety of Twitter users.
Trans woman challenging Facebook’s gender-based nipple rule 46
10:45 AM — A trans woman is challenging a rule on Facebook that allows men to post photos of their nipples, but bans women from doing so.
19th May 2015
New Zealand politician calls trans surgery plans ‘nutty’ 6
11:39 AM — Plans for free transition healthcare for trans people in New Zealand have been called "nutty" by Health Minister Jonathan Coleman.
18th May 2015
Labour’s first trans candidate to undergo heart surgery 4
12:25 PM — The first transgender candidate to stand for the Labour party has been admitted to hospital for heart surgery, less than a fortnight after she lost out on her seat.
17th May 2015
Comment: Why we must repeal the spousal veto 22
4:55 PM — Writing for PinkNews on IDAHOT, Tory councillor Zoe Kirk-Robinson calls for the spousal veto to be removed from marriage legislation in the UK.
16th May 2015
With one month to go trans model leads in Men’s Health cover shoot competition 2
4:42 PM — Trans bodybuilder and model Aydian Ethan Dowling is now leading in a competition to win a cover spread for Men’s Health magazine.
14th May 2015
Girl Scouts under fire for allowing transgender girls to join 24
8:02 PM — The Girl Scouts of America is under fire - for allowing trans girls to join for the first time ever.
Rick Santorum backtracks on his Bruce Jenner views 6
5:24 PM — The notoriously anti-gay politician previously said "If he says he's a woman, then he's a woman."
13th May 2015
NatWest allows trans woman to use ‘Ms’ instead of ‘Mr’ following PinkNews report 9
6:17 PM — Following a report by PinkNews, NatWest has agreed to update a trans woman's title on her bank account to "Ms", rather than "Mr".
Comment: Coming out as transgender in the world of sports
5:48 PM — Sports writer Jamie Neal writes for PinkNews on her fears, coming out as transgender, and the sometimes surprising responses she has faced since doing so.
12th May 2015
Chelsea Manning drafts her own privacy law from prison 1
7:56 PM — Jailed whistleblower Chelsea Manning is not wasting her time behind bars - drafting a bill that would prevent the government from clamping down on others.
Comment: Our Parliament will be poorer for the loss of Julian Huppert 9
4:19 PM — Sarah Brown writes on the impact of Liberal Democrat former MP Julian Huppert losing his seat.
Trans woman denied access to Primark changing room 10
12:43 PM — Joni Bendall has spoken out about the abuse she faces in her home town of Ipswich.
11th May 2015
Trans woman suing Barnes and Noble for discrimination 2
1:34 PM — Victoria Ramirez is suing Barnes and Noble for discrimination and unfair dismissal after she told them she would be transitioning.