News on Transgender continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
2 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
Paula Sophia greets supporters Tuesday at her watch party in Oklahoma City. Sophia, a former police officer and U.S. Army veteran who was trying to become the state's first transgender legislator, was narrowly defeated by former pastor Jason Dunnington in the runoff for the state House District 88 seat.
4 hrs ago | My Mother Lode
Defendants could not escape murder charges by claiming they panicked when they discovered someone was gay or transgender under a bill headed to Gov. Jerry Brown.
8 hrs ago | Pridesource.com
The City Council of Fayetteville, Arkansas will consider a new non-discrimination ordinance protecting the rights of LGBT against discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity socioeconomic background, martial status or veteran status.
10 hrs ago | Independent.ie
Most people in European nations say their community is a welcoming place for gays and lesbians, according to a poll that also showed many in African countries see their homelands as hostile to homosexuals.
10 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
Earlier this month, the Smithsonian Institute announced it had introduced a number of LGBT artifacts into its collection, including scripts and props from Will & Grace , a tennis racket owned by RenA©e Richards, and the original transgender pride flag.
12 hrs ago | Switched
World Net Daily video columnist Molotov Mitchell has responded to comedian Adam Hills' suggestion of sending Westboro Baptist Church members off to Iraq with a similar plan for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights activist Dan Savage.
17 hrs ago | Houston Press
In March 2013, Alexis Hollada, better known by her stage name, Doomstress Alexis, is on her way back from Austin with her drummer, Raymond Matthews, in tow.
17 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
On Wednesday, Mills College, based in Oakland, California, becomes the first all-women's college in the U.S. to openly welcome transgender and gender non-conforming students.
On Thursday, October 23, 2014, the Women's Fund of Long Island will hold its 20th Annual Women Achievers Breakfast at Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury, NY at 7:30-10am.
Mills College in Oakland, CA has become the first single-sex institute of higher education to admit transgender students .
A report issued by high-ranking generals makes it likely that the military will allow transgendered personnel to serve openly, following in the footsteps of the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell," according to the Washington Examiner .
Mills, an Oakland women's college, has recently decided to officially define its acceptance policy toward transgender and gender fluid applicants.
Louisa Wall, whose same-sex marriage bill passed into law last year, said all people had the right to live in dignity.
HUMP! will screen at the Marchesa Theater on September 5 at 7:30 and 9:30 pm, and September 6 at 7, 9, and 11 pm.
Nikita Keane was found hanging in her home at The Coppice, Woodfarm Acres, Palmerstown in Dublin 20 on July 16 last year.
Last May the New York Times Editorial Board called for Gov. Andrew Cuomo to finally get visibly involved in the fight for equal legal protection from discrimination in the state of New York for transgender people.
RORY Rafferty, chairperson of Newry Pride Festival, pictured with Mary McSorley and Brian Quinn, Deputy Mayor Newry and Mourne, at the launch of this year's festival.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 09:39 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC