Transgender & Intersex: Recently Filed

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Texas Lawmaker Proposes Trans Bathroom Bounty Bill

Filed by John M. Becker | March 11, 2015 | 10:00 AM | comments

A bill pending in the Texas House would make it illegal for school districts to allow trans students to use the bathrooms and locker rooms that correspond to their gender identity.Read More

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Planet Fitness Axes Member for Complaining About Trans Patron

Filed by John M. Becker | March 09, 2015 | 11:00 AM | comments

Planet Fitness in Midland, Michigan sent one of their members packing after she repeatedly complained about a transgender woman using the correct locker room.Read More

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'Myrna' Transcends Media Barriers

Filed by Kelley Winters | March 05, 2015 | 8:00 AM | comments

It's time that network executives give trans people and authentic trans stories a chance. It's time for a network to pick up the "Myrna" series.Read More

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The Pitfalls of Transgender Celebrity

Filed by Brynn Tannehill | March 04, 2015 | 2:00 PM | comments

If Bruce Jenner does come out as a transgender woman, it could end up being a teachable moment for the public. But I don't expect this outcome for an instant.Read More

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Canada's Trans* Rights Bill Now Endorses Bathroom Bans

Filed by Mercedes Allen | February 27, 2015 | 12:00 PM | comments

A bill in Canada's parliament that is supposed to protect trans* people from discrimination was amended this week... in order to allow anti-trans discrimination in bathrooms and other gendered public spaces.Read More