19th June 2015
Democrat Jackie Speier to table bill to end transgender military ban 1
6:55 PM — A Democratic congresswoman plans to table a bill that would end the ban on transgender people in the US military.
This trans woman just became the first to sing at a professional sporting event
4:32 PM — Opera singer Breanna Sinclairé made history earlier this week by becoming the first trans woman to sing at a professional sporting event.
Watch: Trans woman makes powerful statement about domestic violence 4
1:14 PM — A video maker has produced a powerful video on domestic violence - recreating some of the injuries that many trans women face.
The Pope’s advice to trans people? ‘Accept the body God gave you’ 106
10:42 AM — The Pope has given some advice to transgender people - that they should just accept the body that came as "God's gift".
18th June 2015
Caitlyn Jenner thanks ‘fierce and fabulous’ Laverne Cox for her support
2:27 PM — Caitlyn Jenner has thanked Laverne Cox for her support during her coming out, as well as work she does for the trans community.
17th June 2015
Check out Google’s new ad featuring a man’s emotional transition story
6:19 PM — Google has released a new advert featuring a transgender man talking about his transition.
Republican Lindsey Graham didn’t know trans people are banned from the military 2
3:52 PM — Republican Presidential hopeful Lindsey Graham was seemingly unaware that transgender people are banned from serving in the US military.
Woman kicked out of female toilets for ‘looking like a man’ 24
2:48 PM — A woman claims she was kicked out of a female toilet in a restaurant for 'looking male' - despite not being transgender.
16th June 2015
Mike Huckabee uninvited from Jewish group’s event after ‘creepy’ transgender shower joke 4
2:31 PM — The Jewish National Fund of Canada has cancelled a speech by Republican Mike Huckabee - after he joked that he wishes he was transgender to spy on teenage girls in the shower.
Miley Cyrus launches #InstaPride campaign for trans young people 9
8:20 AM — Singer Miley Cyrus has launched a new campaign to highlight issues faced by transgender young people.
15th June 2015
April Ashley: Caitlyn Jenner chose a ‘terrible’ name 7
6:26 PM — Transgender pioneer April Ashley has joked that Caitlyn Jenner has chosen a "terrible" name.
Fox psychiatrist blames transgender people for white woman who pretended to be black 67
4:16 PM — Fox News psychiatrist Keith Ablow has blamed transgender people for a white woman who pretended she was black.
Seth MacFarlane refuses to explain why Family Guy mocked Caitlyn Jenner 31
1:58 PM — Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane has refused to discuss his show's mocking of Caityln Jenner, long before she came out as transgender.
14th June 2015
‘Spousal veto’ to be scrutinised by new equalities committee 27
10:26 AM — A new Women and Equalities Committee is to look at the 'spousal veto', which affects married transgender people.
13th June 2015
Rick Santorum won’t accept Caitlyn Jenner but will accept her endorsement 6
9:31 AM — Notoriously anti-gay Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum has said he would accept support from out trans Olympian Caitlyn Jenner.
12th June 2015
Transgender ‘Against Me!’ fan attacked at gig as band perform pro-trans song 3
3:30 PM — A woman was attacked for being trans at an Against Me! gig - as the band performed an affirming song about being transgender.
Colombia’s new gender recognition law doesn’t require surgery
1:52 PM — Colombia has adopted a new gender recognition law - that allows trans people to gain legal recognition without undergoing surgery or seeing a psychiatrist.
10th June 2015
Kim Kardshian’s brother ‘didn’t recognise’ Caitlyn Jenner after transition 1
4:05 PM — Kim Kardashian has revealed that her brother did not recognise step-parent Caitlyn Jenner, following her transition to female.
Top Thai university changes uniform guidelines to accommodate trans students 3
9:36 AM — One of the leading universities in Thailand has issued new uniform guidelines which are more inclusive of transgender students.
9th June 2015
Mike Huckabee: It’s ‘common sense’ to want to be transgender so you can spy on girls in the shower 12
8:00 PM — Republican Presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee has refused to retract a joke, after claiming he wants to be transgender so he could ogle teenage girls in the shower.