21st April 2015
Trans woman loses battle to have ‘father’ removed from childrens’ birth certificates 209
12:36 PM — A trans woman has lost her High Court bid to have the identifier "father" removed from the birth certificates of her children.
This trans man was stripped naked and spat on in public 12
9:38 AM — This trans man has spoken out about having been stripped naked and spat on in public, but says it gave him the motivatio nhe needed to campaign for trans rights.
16th April 2015
Texas Republicans scrap bill that banned trans students from using toilets at school 3
6:36 PM — A bill that would have banned transgender people from using toilets in Texas schools has been withdrawn by the House State Affairs Committee.
Laverne Cox poses nude 48
1:21 PM — The out trans star said she hoped her naked photo shoot would be inspiring to other women.
Community calls for new probe into ‘unsolved’ death of trans woman 1
12:53 PM — Activists are calling for a renewed investigation into the death of a trans woman - whose death remains unexplained 13 years later.
15th April 2015
Channel 4 orders series of trans documentaries 1
3:59 PM — The broadcaster has commissioned three documentaries about trans and gender variant young people.
Watch: Latest trailer for Bruce Jenner interview
3:04 PM — A trailer for an interview with Bruce Jenner shows the former Olympian saying: "My whole life has been getting me ready for this".
‘Gay cure’ group complains that psychiatrists don’t believe homosexuality can be cured 41
2:15 PM — A Christian 'gay cure' group has lodged complaints about the Royal College of Psychiatrists - who they claim are "discriminating" against people who want to 'fix' their sexuality.
Will Aydian Dowling be the first out trans cover model for Men’s Health? 5
9:10 AM — Bodybuilder and model Aydian Ethan Dowling may become the first out trans man to grace the cover of Men's Health magazine.
14th April 2015
Trans man fired for ‘non compliant’ gender 9
10:03 AM — Tristan Broussard is suing his former employer after he was told he needed to sign an agreement to act and dress as female while at work.
13th April 2015
Blind transgender candidate ‘harassed by Lib Dems’ at Nick Clegg protest 28
8:03 PM — Liberal Democrat activists have been urged to apologise - after attempting to block a blind, transgender Labour candidate from their leader during a protest.
World’s highest ranking trans military officer gives passionate speech 1
10:34 AM — Catherine McGregor spoke about transitioning in the military and the support she had received.
Norway: Experts push for gender recognition changes 2
9:51 AM — Health and human rights groups in Norway this week urged the country to drop 'appalling' requirements for gender recognition.
12th April 2015
Boy George praises ‘very brave’ Bruce Jenner ahead of interview
12:10 PM — Boy George has spoken out to praise Bruce Jenner - who is set to make a personal revelation in an interview later this month.
11th April 2015
Openly trans soldier serving in US Army despite ban 3
5:14 PM — A transgender soldier has spoken up about continuing to serve in the US military - despite a blanket ban on trans service personnel.
10th April 2015
WATCH: Trailer released for ‘far-ranging’ Bruce Jenner interview with Diane Sawyer
6:34 PM — The first trailer has been released for a "far-ranging" interview Bruce Jenner has recorded with Diane Sawyer, in which the former Olympian is expected to reveal that they have transitioned.
Woman’s Hour accused of ‘manufacturing debate’ over trans children 11
3:55 PM — The BBC Radio 4 program has been accused of forcing a debate on whether trans children should receive medical care.
Hilary Swank: We have ‘a long way to go’ until the end of transphobia 1
2:16 PM — Oscar winner Hilary Swank has said she thinks the is "a long way to go" until transphobia is wiped out.
9th April 2015
The White House now has a gender-neutral bathroom 17
4:07 PM — In a symbol of solidarity with the LGBT community, the Obama administration has unveiled a gender-neutral bathroom within the White House.
Election candidates asked to pledge support for non-binary rights 11
3:00 PM — Trans and non-binary groups have come together to ask election candidates to pledge to support non-binary rights.