Federal judge slaps down Trump transgender ban

A federally appointed judge just a kibosh on the President's military transgender ban.A United States District Judge, Seattle's Marsha Pechman, struck down the ruling on June 15. Pechman soundly rejected th...

Dutch judges call for third gender in Netherlands

Several European nations recognize a third gender. Soon the Netherlands may join them.On May 28, a Dutch court said that the government of Holland should give legal recognition to a third gender, a neutral ...

FX’s “Pose” debuts to rave reviews

The drag ball-themed FX drama "Pose" aired its first episode last night, and the series is already getting high marks, including a 92 percent approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes.Writing for NPR, Eric Deggans...

Transgender Iranians still face discrimination

Transgender citizens of Iran are still discriminated against, according to multiple sources. Despite legal protection of transgender status and transgender people, there is little society-wide acceptance for tr...

Trump pushes back against trans prisoner protections

The Administration of President Trump has announced it will reverse rules designed to protect transgender prisoners. The rules allow trans prisoners to use facilities (specifically, cell blocks and bathrooms) w...