An eight-year-old girl's grandparents removed her from her Christian elementary school in Virginia after administrators said her hair was too short and her clothes too boyish, explaining that her overall appearance was not in keeping with the school's "biblical standards."
A New Zealand ad for Libra tampons, which shows two people in a bathroom competing to see who's the better woman, is drawing protests because it discriminates against transgender people. "It's extremely offensive because it's pretty much saying the only way you can be a woman is to get your period," says Agender NZ…
In the 1970s, researchers at UCLA performed "therapy" on gender-variant kids, with the goal of making them conform to traditional gender roles. The treatment may have led to one man's suicide.
Ophelia De'lonta needs gender reassignment surgery. But the Virginia prison where she's an inmate won't pay for it. So she's been trying to do it herself.
Olympic champion figure skater Evan Lysacek (right) took to Twitter over the weekend to make a bigoted joke about fellow skater Johnny Weir's gender. Then he went the classy route — by claiming he was hacked.
Buck Angel used to be a woman, an extremely unhappy woman stuck in a body that felt completely unfamiliar. That woman tried drugs, tried lesbianism, finally tried therapy and realized she was a man. So she became one. Buck Angel then also became a porn star because even though he was a man, he retained the one thing…