Transgender rights arrive at Capitol

DENVER – With gay marriage gaining acceptance in America, advocates in Colorado have set their sights on a new frontier – transgender rights. The entire legal conundrum facing gay couples is not fully settled. The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to tackle whether same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry, with a ruling…

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Support Their Kid Wearing Suits

**It shouldn’t take “celebrity” to raise awareness to these issues, but it does help to elevate the conversation to a level of consciousness. Brangelina’s oldest biological child prefers suits to dresses, and wants to be called John. And the famous couple is totally cool with it. The oldest biological child of Brad Pitt and Angelina…

Calif. Women’s College Makes Trans-Inclusive History

In a historic move, one California college has adopted an explicitly trans-inclusive admissions policy, making it the only school to do so among the nation’s 119 single-sex college programs. Last week, Mills College became the first single-sex college in the U.S. to adopt a policy explicitly welcoming transgender students. The new policy at the all-women…

American Medical Association Adopts Two Important Pro-LGBT Resolutions

This week, the American Medical Association (AMA), the nation’s largest doctors association, adopted two important resolutions that have the potential to impact the lives of LGBT people across the country. In the first, the AMA affirmed a resolution providing that transgender people should be allowed to change the gender marker on their birth certificate regardless…