Transgender

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WATCH: Video Explores History and Contributions of Two Spirit People

Fusion’s video comes just in time for International Transgender Day of Visibility.

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REPORT: Women Who Are of Color, Trans and HIV-Positive Must Fight Overlapping Oppressions

Research by the Transgender Law Center highlights the major economic, social and health challenges facing trans women of color living with HIV.

Text: If in 2015 all Americans had the same risk of murder as young Black trans women there would have been 120,087 murders instead of 15,696 murders.

New Database Tracks Deaths of Transgender Homicide Victims

Mic reports: Fully 75 percent of the trans and gender-nonconforming Americans killed because of their identities since 2010 were Black women.

Trans Folks: Everything You Need to Know About Updating Your IDs Before Trump Takes Office

The bottom line: Don't panic. But if you're ready to update your ID documents, do it now.

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REPORT: Hundreds of Videos Showing Transphobic Violence Are Uploaded and Circulated as Entertainment

WITNESS Media Lab analyzed over 300 eyewitness videos of violence against transgender people, many of color, and found that many of them have garnered hundreds of thousands of likes and hateful comments.

Ben Carson Says Being Transgender 'Doesn't Make Any Sense'

The former presidential candidate is set to speak at the Republican National Convention tonight.

WATCH: Pakistani Student Asks President Obama How He's Supporting Non-Binary People

Non-binary Muslim student Maria Munir spoke to President Obama at an event in London over the weekend.

These New Guidelines Make it Easier for Transgender Athletes to Compete in the Olympics

But the final decision still rests in the hands of individual sports federations.

Tamara Dominguez is 17th U.S. Trans Woman Killed in 2015

The Mexican-American transgender woman's body was found in a church parking lot.

New Series Explores Relationships of Black Transgender and Queer Couples

The first video in a new series explores why love is revolutionary for black transgender and queer couples.

'Queer People Don't Have the Luxury to Stop Telling Our Stories'

Christopher Soto, editor of the new queer poetry journal "Neptanla," isn't satisfied with mere visibility. He thinks the LGBT community deserves more. new journal by and for queer people of color,

Trans Girl's Friend Helps Stop Stabbing Attack on D.C. Metro

She's expected to make a full recovery.

R. Kelly's Ex-Wife Has the Most Wonderful Things to Say About Their Transgender Son

"All I can say about Jay is he makes it so easy to be a proud mom."

New York's New Municipal ID Draws Criticism

The card is intended to provide identification for marginalized people--but not everyone's convinced it'll be a good thing.

Coverage of R. Kelly's Transgender Son Exposes Media Blindspots

Jay, 14, was outed by Atlanta-area bloggers.

Connecticut Considers Transfer of Transgender Teen Held in Adult Prison

But her future remains uncertain.

Connecticut Holds Transgender Girl in Adult Prison

"Jane Doe" has never been criminally charged or convicted. So why has she been behind bars since April 8?

The Deadly Logic Behind Piers Morgan's Awful Interview With Janet Mock

Piers Morgan tries to wield his power and got offended when the trans community responded.

Janet Mock Talks Transgender Sisterhood, Visibility and #GirlsLikeUs

The 30-year-old writer and speaker delves into what inspired her new memoir, "Redefining Realness."

New York City Rally Calls for Justice for Islan Nettles

Mourners want answers.