25th April 2015
Bruce Jenner comes out as trans: ‘For all intents and purposes, I’m a woman’ 7
9:40 AM — Former Olympian Bruce Jenner has come out as transgender in an interview with ABC and asked to be referred to using male pronouns.
24th April 2015
Kellie Maloney to make boxing comeback 5
3:36 PM — Former boxing promoter Kellie Maloney, who last year came out as transgender and publicly transitioned to female, has announced her return to the sport.
23rd April 2015
Union of Jewish Students examines faith and sexuality at NUS conference 11
8:01 PM — The Union of Jewish Students hosted an event at NUS Conference this week, examining the link between LGBT people and faith.
Watch: Proud parents on raising their brave transgender 5-year-old 4
6:25 PM — The parents of a five-year-old transgender child in America have spoken of their pride and acceptance of their son's 'brave' battle to live his life as a boy.
22nd April 2015
Support for trans people on the rise in the US 5
12:23 PM — A survey has revealed a striking upswing of support for the trans community among Americans.
Andreja Pejic just became the first out trans model to be profiled by Vogue 1
11:06 AM — Model Andreja Pejic has become the first out trans person to be profiled by Vogue magazine.
21st April 2015
Chelsea Manning pleads for help to ‘keep appeal going’ amid growing legal bills
7:42 PM — Jailed whistleblower Chelsea Manning has pleaded for help to keep her appeal going - amid a number of mounting legal bills.
Transgender Scrabble champ took her own life to escape abuse, inquest hears
3:13 PM — An inquest into the death of a transgender Scrabble champion has heard that she received regular abuse on the streets of Carlisle.
Trans woman loses battle to have ‘father’ removed from childrens’ birth certificates 208
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.
17th April 2015
Malawi’s new anti-LGBT law comes into effect 4
5:16 PM — The 'Marriage, Divorce and Family Relations Law' came into effect today, and will impact LGBT Malawians.
Ontario parents protest inclusive sex education 12
1:16 PM — Out gay Premier of Ontario says protests are motivated by homophobia.
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.
15th April 2015
Julie Bindel on same-sex marriage: Abolish it all and replace with civil partnerships 139
5:34 PM — Guardian columnist Julie Bindel has claimed that all marriage should be abolished and replaced with civil partnerships.
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.
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.