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.

The historically Black college revised its admissions policy. 

April 13 2019 2:45 PM

The Santa Fe Dreamers Project is raising money to help an influx of trans women in need.

April 03 2019 5:47 PM

We will not be drowned on Transgender Day of Visibility or any other day.

March 31 2019 10:07 AM

Removed from the prom ballot for being trans, 17-year-old Dex Frier was added back with the support of his peers.

March 26 2019 1:49 PM

Security guards allegedly denied two trans patrons bathroom access.

February 27 2019 1:08 PM

He called the claims “categorically untrue.”

February 22 2019 5:33 PM

Though others like Gogo Graham have shown at the event, No Sesso was the first on the official NYFW schedule.

February 11 2019 1:17 PM