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Emails Contradict Trump’s Claim Regarding Transgender Military Service Ban

Buzzfeed News is reporting today that two emails sent by Gen. Joseph Dunford on July 17, 2017 to generals of the Air Force, Army,...

U.S. Dept. of Education to Refuse Hearing Transgender Student Bathroom Usage...

“Where students, including transgender students, are penalized or harassed for failing to conform to sex-based stereotypes, that is sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX,”...

New Transgender Military Service Policy to be Announced Feb. 21

In anticipation of a new transgender military policy announcement from the Trump Administration later this month, the American Military Partner Association (AMPA) — the...

Bill to Prohibit Health Insurance Discrimination Against Trans Persons Introduced

Yesterday at the General Assembly in Richmond, Virginia Del. Debra Rodman (D-Henrico County) introduced a bill similar to laws in MD, DE and D.C....

Laverne Cox First Transgender Woman to Grace the Cover of Cosmopolitan...

Icon Laverne Cox will make history once again as she becomes the first transgender woman to grace the cover of Cosmopolitan magazine.  Cox appears...

Transgender Advocacy Meeting

Please come and discuss issues regarding the transgender community of Hampton Roads. For more information, contact: Taryn McLean at taryn@hamptonroadspride.org

Transgender Persons Can Enlist in Military Starting Jan. 1

According to the Associated Press, the Pentagon will start allowing transgender people to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, 2018, bucking policy set...

Second Judge Strikes Down Trump’s Transgender Military Ban

Earlier today, Baltimore Judge Marvin Garbis ruled that President Trump's ban on transgender military ban "likely amounts to unconstitutional discrimination".  Judge Garbis's ruling is...

Transgender Day of Remembrance Observed

Yesterday, afternoon, more than 90 persons from throughout Hampton Roads met at New Life Metropolitan Community Church (New Life MCC) to commemorate the 2017...

Hampton Roads’ Observance of Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) is Sunday

The Hampton Roads commemoration of the Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) will take place Sunday, November 19 from 5-7 p.m. at the New Life...