If “cisgender” refers to someone whose gender identity matches up with the sex they were assigned at birth, then everyone else is trans. An incredibly diverse identity, trans not only encompasses trans men and trans women (who identify as the “opposite” gender), but also people who are gender-fluid, genderqueer, nonbinary, gender-variant, and more. The trans identity goes to show that gender is not just black and white, and that human complexity is far from binary. keeps you up-to-date on everything trans, from trending trans voices to news about trans communities.

Suddenly we like sports.

August 10 2018 2:28 PM

Nicole Maine's upcoming portrayal of TV's first ever transgender superhero represents an important moment in trans representation.

August 10 2018 10:00 AM

What it would be like if a cisgender actor auditioned for trans woman Jessie Gender's Cis Dude: The Movie?

August 08 2018 9:00 AM

The cisgender women-only faith requires adherents to provide "evidence of a consistent lesbian life" to join.

August 07 2018 5:27 PM

You might want to whip out the tissues. 

August 07 2018 2:30 PM

This is huge for transgender visibility!

July 23 2018 11:30 AM

The Up and Out creator discusses her first collection, Super Late Bloomer, how creating comics helped her process transitioning, and what it means to be transgender post-transition.

July 20 2018 12:40 PM