All general election candidates asked to pledge support for trans rights 2
5:32 PM — All general election candidates have been asked to pledge support for trans rights.
28th March 2015
Kellie Maloney warns UKIP: Don’t become a ‘party of cavemen’ on gay rights 24
6:53 PM — Trans ex-UKIP candidate Kellie Maloney has said her party needs to "live in the real world" on LGBT issues - or it will become a "party of cavemen".
Comment: Why the NUS policy condemning cross-dressing is offensive 55
5:33 PM — Trans activist Sarah Savage reacts to motions passed at NUS Women's Conference condemning cross-dressing, and telling gay men to stop acting like black women.
27th March 2015
Men’s website names Laverne Cox in its ‘Top 99 Most Outstanding Women’ 1
4:29 PM — Trans actress Laverne Cox is number 16 on lifestyle website AskMen's list of Outstanding Women.
Community mourns transgender teen Blake Brockington 7
12:09 PM — A prominent teenage transgender activist has died in an apparent suicide.
26th March 2015
Eddie Redmayne appears for the first time on set as trans woman Lili Elbe 18
8:04 PM — Eddie Redmayne has appeared on set as trans woman Lili Elbe, one of the first people to undergo gender reassignment surgery.
Trans tennis player Renee Richards on winning the right to play 1
1:31 PM — Renee Richards reflects on how she feels now about her ground breaking battle to play professional women's tennis.
25th March 2015
Exclusive: Chris Sutton on being publicly genderqueer 19
3:56 PM — Chris Sutton talks exclusively to PinkNews about being genderqueer in the public eye, after their brother Stephen famously raised £5 million for charity while battling incurable cancer.
Kentucky ‘trans bounty’ bathroom bill fails 6
3:38 PM — A bill proposing to offer cash rewards to people who reported trans students using the "wrong" bathroom has failed to pass.
Woman to sue gym that banned her for complaining about trans customer 97
1:46 PM — Yvette Cormier is suing Planet Fitness for banning her when she complained about a trans woman in the women's changing rooms.
22nd March 2015
Watch: 13-year-old boy comes out as trans with amazing speech 21
6:35 PM — A clip of a 13-year-old coming out as transgender has spread online.
21st March 2015
This Republican wants to ban all toilets that aren’t male or female 61
4:51 PM — A Republican legislator in the state of Missouri is attempting to put an outright ban on toilets that aren't male or female.
17th March 2015
David Cameron: We need to do more to tackle trans discrimination 9
3:45 PM — More needs to be done to tackle “specific issues of discrimination” against the trans community, David Cameron says.
15th March 2015
Transgender teen Jazz lands reality series, ad campaign 14
2:05 PM — A transgender teenager will front a new advertising campaign for Clean & Clear - and has also landed her own reality show.
13th March 2015
European court: Turkey can’t force trans people to be sterilised 7
1:49 PM — Europe's top human rights court has ruled against the Turkish government - finding that it cannot make sterilisation a requirement for gender reassignment.
10th March 2015
US marine accused of murdering trans woman offered plea deal 11
4:20 PM — A US marine who has been accused of murdering a transgender woman in the Philippines has been offered a plea deal.
9th March 2015
Trans woman takes selfies in men’s toilets to protest bathroom ban law 10
8:28 PM — A trans woman has started posting pictures of herself in men's bathrooms - to highlight a law that bans her from using the women's.
This iPhone app could help solve a real problem for transgender people 13
1:05 PM — An iPhone app has been created to provide a network of toilets where transgender, intersex and gender nonconforming individuals are free to pee in peace.
7th March 2015
Gym defends banning woman after she complained about trans customer 430
5:11 PM — Planet Fitness has defended a decision to cancel a woman's gym membership - after she complained about a trans woman using the female changing rooms.
6th March 2015
Egypt arrests seven trans people for ‘debauchery’ using fake dating profiles 7
2:33 PM — Seven trans people have been arrested after being accused of debauchery, after police used fake dating profiles to lure them to a nightclub.