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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.

'Drag Race's Morphine Love Dion clarifies that they're nonbinary

The RuPaul’s Drag Race season 16 star tells Out that she’s been identifying as nonbinary for a few years.

'Drag Race' fan-favorite Amanda Tori Meating comes out as trans

RuPaul’s Drag Race season 16 fan-favorite Amanda Tori Meating has officially come out as trans.

'Drag Race's Trinity The Tuck updates fans on their gender identity

The RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 4 winner wants fans to understand how she identifies.

10 important trans movies that have played at the Sundance Film Festival

Sundance has been home to many groundbreaking trans films over the years.

UFC's Sean Strickland goes on homophobic & transphobic rant during press conference

The athlete previously declared that he’d feel like he “failed as a man” if he had a gay son.

Pedro Pascal walked the Emmys red carpet with sister Lux

This is one good-looking family!

'Canada's Drag Race's Denim claps back at fan comparisons to Gottmik

“If you see all trans men as the same, just say that!” Denim replied to fans comparing her got RuPaul’s Drag Race season 13 finalist Gottmik.

How Ts Madison Went From Internet Meme Queen to Television Success

The star has put in the work to get to where she is today.

'Drag Race' Star Farrah Moan Comes Out As Trans

The RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 4 star came out in a new interview with Maddy Morphosis.

Carmen Carrera Talks 'Drag Latina' & Her Big, Full-Circle Comeback to Reality TV

“It’s great to see that now, 12 years later, I’m hosting a similar show that has trans contestants,” Carmen Carrera tells Out about being a judge on Revry’s Drag Latina. “Because I was really fighting for that from the very beginning.”

Over 100 Transphobes Complained About 'Doctor Who's Trans Character

Only a tiny fraction of the episode's 7 million viewers had a problem.

Trace Lysette on Independent Spirit Award Nomination: 'You've Got to Dream'

Lysette became the fifth out trans actor ever nominated for an Independent Spirit Award after starring in 2023's Monica.

This Trailer For a 'Comedy' Film About Trans Athletes Is the Worst Thing We've Ever Seen

We're more bothered by the lack of talent and skill in this movie than by the transphobia.

Target's Gay Nutcracker & Black Santa in Wheelchair Have Fox News Hosts Triggered

The retail giant Target has faced criticism from Fox News over a “Pride Christmas Nutcracker “and wheelchair-accessible Santa.

Fans Are Mad Jimmy Fallon Called Hunter Schafer 'Bud'

Some fans of the popular trans actress are divided over whether he meant any offense with his comment.

​A Museum Is Reclassifying One Roman Emperor As a Trans Woman

The update, based on ancient texts and evidence, shows that "pronouns are not a new thing."

'Drag Race' & 'Legendary's Aja Is Asking For Help With Medical Bills

“I was in and out the hospital for three months straight,” Aja wrote on social media.

Trans People Are Being Killed at Extreme Rates & the GOP Still Pushes Transphobic Laws

The Human Rights Campaign released its annual report on Transgender Day of Remembrance, highlighting the disproporionate violence transgender and gender nonconforming people face.