In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs.
A highly anticipated hearing on a bill limiting transgender students’ use of Texas school bathrooms and locker rooms has been delayed after a veteran Republican told the author to soften his language.
The University of North Texas is taking a step toward equality and making life easier for transgender students on campus at the same time. Several public restrooms on the campus will now be gender-neutral.
Exxon Mobil Corp. says it will comply with new protections for gay and transgender employees required of federal contractors, but isn’t saying whether it will formalize that wording in its corporate policies.
President Barack Obama is signing executive orders that will give federal workers and contractors who are gay and transgender new protections.
The city of Dallas has passed a resolution, enforcing equality for gay, lesbian, bi-sexual and transgender employees, residents, and visitors.
Two couples said their I-do’s – and all four people consider themselves female. But one member of each couple has had their gender changed surgically from male to female.
A civil rights organization says a school district in Houston will allow a photo of a transgender student in a tuxedo to appear in the teen’s school yearbook.
Texas senators have begun considering a bill that would ban discrimination against homosexuals and transgender people in the workplace.
Two Republicans want to bar transgendered people from using proof of their sex change to get a Texas marriage license.
North Dallas High School will not have a transgender homecoming queen this year.
Students at North Dallas High School have been conducting their vote for homecoming royalty, but this year the choices may not be clear-cut.