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Caitlyn Jenner Recounts Life Pre-Transition at SF Talk

Caitlyn Jenner Recounts Life Pre-Transition at SF Talk

By Sari Staver | May 14
Jenner's new memoir recounts her decades of "sneaking around" when she dressed as a woman. Even today, "I still cry when I read" it because of all the painful memories of living a double life.

Trans Teen Jazz Jennings Steals Show at EQCA Gala

Trans Teen Jazz Jennings Steals Show at EQCA Gala

By Cynthia Laird | May 13
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra told the largely LGBT crowd that he'll continue fighting for their rights as he accepted Equality California's Vanguard Leadership Award last weekend in San Francisco.

I Am Jazz :: New Docu-Series Features Inspiring Trans Teen's Life

By Christiana Lilly | Aug 2
At 14, Jazz Jennings is not just a transgender girl, but she's also one of the youngest transgender activists you'll find. Now, she and her family are starring in the TLC docu-series, "I Am Jazz."

Big, Beautiful, Trans :: 'American Horror' Actress Erika Ervin

By Christiana Lilly | Jun 28
Trans actress Erika Ervin -- a.k.a. Amazon Eve -- starred in the "Freak Show"-set fourth season of "American Horror Story." But that was just the beginning. Here's the interview!

Laverne Cox To Play Lawyer in New CBS Drama

By Winnie McCroy | Feb 12
Transgender actress Laverne Cox, who was nominated for an Emmy for her performance in the comedy series "Orange is the New Black," is trying her hand at drama in the new CBS legal pilot, "Doubt."

Laverne Cox, Kate Bornstein in Weeklong GENDERFLUID Fest

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 4
Laverne Cox, Holly Woodlawn, Hedwig and Kate Bornstein will headline GENDERFLUID, a week-long festival of performance, film, and art by transgender and genderfluid artists, Sept. 9-14 at Baruch Performing Arts Center.

Laverne Cox Hopes to Inspire With Life Story

By Mesfin Fekadu | Aug 22
Laverne Cox realizes she is having a winning moment as a transgender actor in entertainment - including a recent Emmy nomination - and she hopes her story will continue to inspire others.

Transwoman Cece McDonald Wows at Milk Club Dinner

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 17
There was nary a dry eye in the house as CeCe McDonald took to the podium to receive the Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club's Bayard Rustin Civil Rights Award.

Laverne Cox Talks Trans Issues in ’TakePart Live’

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 7
As part of their coverage for LGBT Pride month in June, Pivot’s interactive news show, "TakePart Live" featured an interview with "Orange is the New Black" star Laverne Cox.

Five Things to Know About Transgender People

By Lisa Leff | Jun 22
President Barack Obama has quietly done more to advance rights for transgender people than any other president, but they remain among the nation’s most misunderstood minorities. Here are five things to know about transgender America.

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