9th April 2015
Over $127,000 raised for homeless LGBT youths in response to Indiana pizzeria fund 2
11:54 AM — In response to a campaign to raise money for an Indiana pizzeria which said it would refuse service to a gay couple, over $127,000 (£85,000) has been raised for a charity which works with homeless LGBT young people.
Obama calls for end to ‘devastating’ LGBT conversion therapy 12
8:12 AM — President Barack Obama has called for an end to "conversion" therapies which aim to change the sexual orientation or gender identity of LGBT youths.
8th April 2015
Kendall Jenner’s Twitter account hacked: ‘My dad got the sex change’ 4
11:14 AM — The Twitter account of Bruce Jenner's daughter Kendall was hacked this week, and the perpetrators tweeted disgusting messages about the former Olympians's rumoured gender reassignment.
Elton John and Michael Stipe condemn ‘horrific’ treatment of trans prison inmates 1
8:09 AM — Sir Elton John and REM singer Michael Stipe have backed a campaign to protect the rights of transgender people in prison.
7th April 2015
Police appeal for help after trans woman murdered in London
3:27 PM — Police have appealed for help after a 33-year-old trans woman was murdered in London.
BBC show explores issues faced by trans children 8
9:52 AM — A new programme on BBC Two has explored issues faced by transgender children who transition at a young age.
4th April 2015
Trans Rabbi writes heart-warming letter to Jewish trans teen 4
6:33 PM — Rabbi Becky Silverstein offers his blessings and support to trans teen at Passover.
Woman sues Forever 21 for firing her after she transitioned 3
4:31 PM — Trans woman Alexia Daskalakis is suing the clothing store after she was subjected to transphobic abuse.
Chelsea Manning joins Twitter 3
2:11 PM — Imprisoned US whistle-blower will dictate her tweets over the phone.
Gloria De Piero: On ten years since the passing of the Gender Recognition Act 15
10:58 AM — Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities Gloria De Piero writes for PinkNews on ten years of the Gender Recognition Act.
3rd April 2015
California must allow trans woman prisoner to have surgery 4
10:25 AM — A judge has ordered the California prison system to grant gender confirmation surgery to a prisoner.
2nd April 2015
Judge throws out Pittburgh trans man’s discrimination case 4
2:03 PM — A trans man sued the University of Pittsburgh for banning him from using the men's toilets.
Malta becomes first country to outlaw surgery on intersex babies 30
10:35 AM — The landmark bill was passed yesterday and forbids medical professionals from carrying out unnecessary surgical intervention on intersex infants.
31st March 2015
US: Department of Justice sues Oklahoma university for discriminating against trans woman 1
4:25 PM — Lawsuit filed against Southeastern Oklahoma State University for denying a woman a promotion because she is trans.
Trans Day of Visibility: 9 awesome trans people 13
12:40 PM — To celebrate Trans Day of Visibility we look at some cool trans people who've made the news this year.
30th March 2015
All general election candidates asked to pledge support for trans rights 18
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 29
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 61
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 8
12:09 PM — A prominent teenage transgender activist has died in an apparent suicide.