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.

Jan Singer is leaving the well-known lingerie company after controversial comments made by Ed Razek.

November 14 2018 4:08 PM

The model turned actress talks her first film role and if straight, cis people can play LGBTQ characters.

November 08 2018 1:36 PM

Star Trek: The Next Generation made an incredibly relevant episode about trans issues in 1992 — and it was completely by accident.

November 02 2018 8:15 AM

The anthology's first episode is a queer retelling of Frankenstein and is prioritizing people of color!

October 31 2018 3:58 PM

"I felt my heart was dropping along with it," said activist Bamby Salcedo at the final match between the Red Sox and Dodgers.

October 29 2018 1:03 PM

The denial of trans people's existence would marginalize them even further, in many ways—but we can keep it from happening.

October 24 2018 5:53 PM

Laverne Cox, Asia Kate Dillon, Peppermint and more have a message for Trump.

October 22 2018 4:13 PM