5 LGBTQ advances President Obama gave to us that even Trump can’t destroy

Like nearly 60 percent of Americans who approved of his job performance, we’re going to miss President Obama something terrible. It’s not just by contrast to the seminar in narcissistic personality disorders that is about to replace him, although the contrast couldn’t be sharper. It’s because, in his no-drama way, Obama reshaped the conversation about [...]

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Gay republicans are ‘appalled’ by Chelsea Manning’s newfound freedom

Whether she's a hero or a villain is a complicated question, but what's not complicated is queer Republicans' absurd claim to moral high ground.

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BREAKING: Obama commutes Chelsea Manning’s sentence

She says she believed the the military would "sentence me fairly. I was wrong."

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In Leaked Video, Top Mormon Apostles Reveal Suspicions Of Gay Conspiracy

Looks like the Mormon Church has a spy amongst their ranks. Some anonymous source has leaked a whole bunch of footage of internal meetings of top officials from between 2007 and 2012, and as it turns out church leaders are exactly as nuts as you thought: they’re convinced that there’s a gay conspiracy in the media, because of [...]

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Chelsea Manning Ends Hunger Strike On Day Five, Army Agrees To Treatment

Imprisoned whistleblower Chelsea Manning ended her hunger strike Tuesday after the Army agreed to provide medically prescribed treatment for her gender dysphoria. The news was announced in a press release from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), which represents Manning in a lawsuit against the Department of Defense that was first filed in 2014 over [...]

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Chelsea Manning Begins Hunger Strike To Get Treatment For Gender Dysphoria

We don’t get to hear much from Chelsea Manning, so when she does speak out, it’s important to listen. For years, she’s been asking for medical treatment for gender dysphoria, and the government has been unresponsive. And so today she’s launching a hunger strike. Her needs are reasonable: medically prescribed treatment to affirm her gender, and [...]

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Caitlyn Jenner Is “The Grinch Who Stole And Sold Out The Trans Movement,” Says Chelsea Manning

Chelsea Manning is giving Bette Midler a run for her money. In a tweet dated December 25, the transgender prisoner went on a tirade about Caitlyn Jenner, writing, “In 2015 @Caitlyn_Jenner ws the grinch who stole (& sold out) the trans movement. All I want 4 Xmas is Universal Trans Lib. #ChristmasEve2015”: In 2015 @Caitlyn_Jenner ws [...]

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10 Ways This Was A Banner Year For Transgender People

10 Ways This Was A Banner Year For Transgender People

In a year of remarkable progress for transgender visibility and rights, it’s tough to pick the top stories, let alone place them in any particular order. This list focuses on North America in general and the United States in particular, reflecting North America’s leading role on many fronts of the movement. Here are ten trans [...]

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