8th June 2015
India’s first out trans college principal joins state equality committee
6:42 PM — The first ever out trans college principal Manabi Bandopadhyay has now been appointed to a panel for new policy on trans issues.
Kellie Maloney biography to be released a month early 12
12:01 PM — The release date of Kellie Maloney's biography has been brought forward by over a month as its publishers say the spotlight is on "the issue of transgender" now.
7th June 2015
Lindsey Graham: Caitlyn Jenner is welcome in the Republican Party 5
5:16 PM — Republican Presidential hopeful Lindsey Graham has said he would welcome the vote of Caitlyn Jenner - despite anti-trans views within his party.
Julie Burchill: It would have been braver for Caitlyn Jenner to come out as gay 485
3:25 PM — Feminist writer Julie Burchill has launched an attack on Caitlyn Jenner - claiming it would be braver if she were a gay man.
US Air Force: Trans people shouldn’t be automatically banned from service 1
2:59 PM — The US Air Force has said that trans people shouldn't be automatically banned from active service - but failed to open up the rules entirely.
Laverne Cox: Everybody is trans 76
10:47 AM — Orange is the New Black Star Laverne Cox has claimed that "everyone is trans".
4th June 2015
Women-only Barnard College in New York votes to allow trans applicants 2
7:10 PM — An all women's college in the US state of New York on Thursday announced that it will begin admitting transgender women.
Ireland’s revolutionary new transgender law won’t require you to see a doctor 11
9:34 AM — Ireland has overhauled its draft gender recognition law - to allow transgender people to gain legal recognition without seeing a doctor or getting medical treatment.
3rd June 2015
RuPaul: I wouldn’t have dropped ‘she-mail’ joke 27
7:02 PM — Drag artist RuPaul has spoken out about the decision to remove catch-phrase "You've got she-mail" from reality show RuPaul's Drag Race.
George Pataki attacks Mike Huckabee for ‘I wish I were trans’ joke 1
4:29 PM — Mike Huckabee's Republican rival for the 2016 presidential nomination George Pataki has slammed him for comments he made about trans people last year.
Caitlyn Jenner to guest star in ‘Transparent’? 1
1:41 PM — Caitlyn Jenner could be set to make a guest appearance in Amazon's hit series Transparent.
2nd June 2015
Jersey passes law protecting LGBT and intersex people from discrimination 5
7:24 PM — Jersey has passed an anti-discrimination law that protects people on the grounds of gender identity and sexual orientation for the first time.
Louisiana Girl Scouts ban transgender members because of ‘health and safety’ 7
6:23 PM — The Louisiana Girl Scouts has broken ranks with the national body to ban transgender girls from taking part - citing "health and safety" concerns.
Kris Jenner on Caitlyn’s transition: Why would you want to have kids if you knew? 27
1:41 PM — Caitlyn Jenner's ex-wife Kris, has hit out at the former Olympian, asking why she would get married and have kids if she knew she wanted to transition.
Caitlyn Jenner beats Obama’s Twitter record by gaining 1m followers in 4 hours 1
9:04 AM — Out trans former Olympian Caitlyn Jenner has broken a new record, having gained a million Twitter followers quicker than the US President.
1st June 2015
Meet Caitlyn Jenner! Former Olympian reveals new name on Vanity Fair cover 9
6:21 PM — Former Olympian and step-parent to the Kardashians, formerly known as Bruce, Caitlyn Jenner has appeared on the latest cover of Vanity Fair.
30th May 2015
Bruce Jenner to appear on Vanity Fair cover 2
1:22 PM — Former Olympian Bruce Jenner is set to appear on the cover of Vanity Fair after transitioning, according to reports.
29th May 2015
Kellie Maloney: Nigel Farage made jokes about me when I came out as transgender 16
4:10 PM — Kellie Maloney has accused UKIP leader Nigel Farage of making jokes at her expense after she came out as transgender.
27th May 2015
Think Ireland has LGBT equality now? Think again 40
6:52 PM — Activists are celebrating equality in Ireland with the passage of same-sex marriage - but the country still discriminates against transgender people.
India now has an out transgender college principal 1
6:07 PM — Manabi Bandopadhyay has been appointed India's first ever out transgender college principal.