Scarlett Johansson Drops Out Of 'Rub & Tug' Amid BacklashTransgender actors and advocates immediately criticized the production for not casting a trans actor in the role.
Judge Denies Parents' Attempt To Change Transgender Child's NameAn Ohio judge refused to allow Leigh and Kylen Whitaker's attempt to change their 15-year-old's name from Heidi to Elliott.
Transgender Inmate Seeks Protection Order Against Prison GuardsThe 26-year-old inmate who goes by the name Strawberry Hampton (legally Deon Hampton) has been repeatedly sexually assaulted by corrections officers.
Palatine Transgender Student Sues For Right To Use Locker RoomA transgender student is suing her northwest suburban school district for the right to use the locker room of her choice to change for gym.
Pawn Shop Owner Takes Down "Female From Birth" Help Wanted SignRichard Tisch said he took the sign down because his pawn shop has been flooded with calls, and his son can't handle them all.
Joke Or Transgender Slam? Business Seeks 'Female From Birth' Job ApplicantsA roadside business sign in southwest suburban Lockport is stopping traffic -- not in a good way.
Trump Announces Ban On Transgender Service In MilitaryPresident Donald Trump has announced the U.S. military will ban transgender individuals from serving "in any capacity."
Lurie Doctor: Few Young Trans Patients Seek To Preserve FertilityHormone therapy can help a person become the person they want to be, and at some point those hormones can take away fertility.
School District Election Focuses On Transgender Restroom PolicyA school board election in northwest suburban Palatine has become a battleground in the fight over bathroom access for transgender students.
Thousands Expected At Immigration, Transgender Protests In ChicagoProtests about transgender rights and immigration are expected to take place in Boystown and the Loop on Saturday.
Transgender Woman Shot To Death In EnglewoodA 24-year-old transgender woman was shot to death Tuesday morning in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.
Activists: Trump Rollback Of Transgender Policy "Cruel To Children"Civil rights advocates and LGBTQ activists denounced President Donald Trump’s decision to roll back an Obama administration policy regarding transgender restroom access at public schools, accusing the president of being “cruel to children.”