Since the first brick was thrown at Stonewall, transgender people have been at the forefront of the fight for LGBTQ rights. Luminaries such as Marsha P. Johnson, Sylvia Rivera, Laverne Cox, and Janet Mock have changed how people talk about queerness, all the while waging a particularly difficult fight for the inclusion and acceptance of transgender people. Their efforts have been stymied again and again, and the LGBTQ community has not always prioritized the needs to trans peopl. Still, transgender people have fought on. Join OUT in celebrating the trans people who have helped us get where we are today and who continue to fight for equality.

It's a coming-of-age film for a new generation.

April 07 2017 6:17 PM

The film stars Elle Fanning as a transitioning teenage boy.

April 06 2017 2:34 PM

Like daughter, like father. 

March 14 2017 1:25 PM

Chants of “We exist!” erupted at one point.

March 11 2017 3:24 PM

He said, she said—“thon” said.

March 04 2017 4:11 PM

Teenager Mack Beggs wanted to compete as a boy, but state league rules prevented him.

February 26 2017 1:53 PM

The show featured Laverne Cox as the first transgender actress to play a trans character on broadcast television.

February 26 2017 11:16 AM