Activist Sarah McBride Becomes First Openly Transgender Person To Address National ConventionActivist Sarah McBride became the first openly transgender person to speak at a national political convention Thursday.
Transgender Track Star Stirs Controversy Competing In Alaska's Girls' State Meet ChampionshipsA transgender high school track athlete in Alaska made history – and created controversy – after competing in the girls’ state meet championships.
New York City Launches Nation's First Government-Led Citywide Transgender Bathroom Ad CampaignNew York City launched Monday the nation’s first government-led citywide ad campaign affirming every transgender person’s right to use the bathroom consistent with their gender identity.
Ted Cruz Slams Donald Trump Over Support Of 'Genderless' BathroomsRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Thursday that transgender people should be able to use whichever bathroom they choose, sparking criticism from rival Ted Cruz.
Man Who Repeatedly Punched Transgender Woman Pleads Guilty To ManslaughterA man who repeatedly punched a transgender woman in New York City has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
New York Finalizes Ban On Transgender DiscriminationThe state already prohibits discrimination based on race, religion, disability and gender.
Parents Of Transgender Children Share Their StoriesExperts say family support is crucial. Without it, many transgender kids suffer from anxiety, depression and high rates of suicide.
Cuomo Issues Executive Order To Add Gender Identity To Anti-Bias RulesNew York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo has elected to use his executive power to expand the state’s anti-discrimination rules to protect transgender state residents.
Jersey City To Offer Transgender Health Care Coverage For City EmployeesFulop said he thinks the coverage should go into effect on Jan. 1, 2016.
New Yorkers React To Legislation To Make Bathrooms Gender NeutralThe proposed law would require businesses to place signs on single occupancy bathrooms identifying them as gender neutral.
Legislation Introduced To Make Single-Person Bathrooms Gender Neutral In NYCAiming to curb gender bias and harassment in New York City, officials are readying a plan that would require businesses to convert one-person restrooms into gender-neutral facilities.
NYCLU: Transgender Students Often Harassed In NY SchoolsTransgender students are often harassed in public schools across the state and education officials have failed to carry out a legislative mandate to protect them, according to the New York Civil Liberties Union.