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16 transgender celebrities who are changing television

Shows like "Euphoria," "Pose," "The Fosters," and "Shameless" have all introduced trans actors and characters in recent years.
Transgender athletes can no longer compete in women's sports in Idaho.

Idaho became the first US state to ban transgender athletes from playing women’s sports, saying they have ‘stronger bones’ and ̵...

Another bill was also passed which stops transgender people from changing the sex on their birth certificate.
Dwa Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat poses for a photo with his wife, Gabrielle Union, nephew, Dahveon Morris, and children, Kaavia James Union Wade, Zaire Wade, Xavier Wade and Zaya Wade after his final career home game at American Airlines Arena.

Rappers Boosie and Young Thug’s response to Dwayne Wade’s trans daughter expose transphobia in hip hop

Rapper Boosie Badazz and Young Thug slammed Dwayne Wade for accepting his trans daughter, revealing issues with transphobia in the hip-hop community.

A GOP state lawmaker pushing to ban gender-confirmation surgery likened it to Nazi ‘medical experiments’

He said the 'mutilated post-surgical bodies' of trans people who have had the surgery 'remind' him of pictures 'from the Holocaust'.
JK Rowling has been criticized for her defense of a woman who was fired over transphobic comments.

JK Rowling is under fire for defending a woman who lost her job after saying trans women aren’t real women

Critics said Rowling's comments invalidate transgender people and are not supported by science. Rowling hasn't responded to the backlash.
Carissa Pinkston

A 20-year-old model lied about being transgender after she was called out for transphobic comments, but said she only did it because she received deat...

Carissa Pinkston modelled for Rihanna's Savage X Fenty brand. She was called out for saying that being transgender "does NOT make you a woman."

The biggest thing critics continually get wrong about transgender athletes competing in women’s sports

It's been suggested a man could wake up and "decide" to become a woman, win titles, then go back to being a man.
LGBT YouTuber Chase Rose.

This LGBT vlogger is furious with YouTube for restricting his videos, stripping them of revenue, and targeting them with ‘anti-gay’ ads

In an interview with Business Insider, YouTube star Chase Ross said the homophobic ads around his videos were particularly troubling because they target vulnerable viewers. He blamed YouTube's algorithm for the problems, but said Google's video site is not taking the issue as seriously as it should.

Who is Chelsea Manning — the recently freed soldier-turned-leaker seen as both a hero and a traitor

Chelsea Manning walked out of a Kansas prison as a free woman on Wednesday. People see her as a hero or a traitor.

Every shred of available evidence shows policies protecting LGBT people save children’s lives

What happens when you take a basic legal protection away from LGBT populations? Decades of public health research suggests the answer is an uptick in suicide.