22nd June 2015
Vandals attempt to ruin Latino artist’s LGBT mural in San Francisco 3
2:14 PM — A mural representing the LGBT people in San Francisco's Mission District has been vandalised.
Jack Black is a huge fan of Transparent 1
1:50 PM — Jack Black has revealed that he is a huge fan of Amazon's transgender-based TV show Transparent.
US University to study trans identity
1:40 PM — The University of Georgia is to embark on a five-year study on trans identity and experience.
‘Gender-neutral’ toilets open in another UK university 1
12:41 PM — The University of Northampton has opened gender-neutral toilets by popular demand of their students.
Welsh Government launches consultation for transgender equality
12:29 PM — The Welsh Government has today launched a consultation into how it can do more to ensure equality for transgender people.
Malaysia slammed for jailing of two trans women
9:28 AM — An Islamic court in Malaysia has been criticised by human rights groups for jailing two trangsgender women.
20th June 2015
Laverne Cox: Men who date trans women are more stigmatised 10
4:34 PM — Trans actress Laverne Cox says she a famous man who dates trans women should come forward.
Trans swimmer joins Harvard men’s team 2
11:04 AM — Trans man Schulyer Bailar has been welcomed onto the men's swimming team at Harvard University.
19th June 2015
Fox News pundit: Charleston shootings happened because society accepts transgender people 86
7:14 PM — A Fox News pundit has blamed society's acceptance of transgender people for the deaths of nine people in a mass shooting.
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.
16th June 2015
Malta government launches trans and intersex education policy 1
2:57 PM — The Maltese government has launched a progressive education policy on trans and intersex inclusion.
Laverne Cox: I used to want facial surgery, but not any more 29
11:57 AM — Trans actress Laverne Cox has spoken more about fitting into "cisnormative beauty standards".
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.