By CHEYENNEHASLETT, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- At a historic hearing Thursday, Rachel Levine, President Joe Biden's nominee for assistant secretary of health at the Department of Health and Human Services, and the first openly transgender person nominated ... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG and BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Illinois Rep. Marie Newman displayed a transgender pride flag outside her Capitol office in a dig against controversial Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, who made transphobic comments about her daughter.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden has signed an executive order that lifts the Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in the military.The controversial ban was announced by former President Donald Trump in 2017 through... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Multiple people familiar with the matter confirm to ABC News that President Joe Biden is expected to sign an executive order on Monday that will lift the Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in the military.
(NEW YORK) -- When actor Elliot Page came out as transgender in November, many fans, famous and otherwise, spoke up to applaud them. One of those is Page's former X-Men: The Last Stand's co-star Ian McKellan. The acclaimed actor, who is also out and proud, tells the... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Oscar-nominated Juno star and Umbrella Academy lead Ellen Page has announced he's transgender. "Hi friends," he begins an Instagram post. "I want to share with you that I am trans, my pronouns are he/they, and my name is Elliot." His message... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Sarah McBride has won a seat in the Delaware state Senate Tuesday night, making history by becoming the first openly transgender state senator in the United States.McBride, 30, will also be the... Read More.
BY: EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Sarah McBride has won a seat in the Delaware state Senate Tuesday night, making history by becoming the first openly transgender state senator in the United States, according to a projection by The Associated... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Lt. Col. Bree Fram said her years in the U.S. military have been some of the best of her life, but she hasn't been able to fully appreciate her success because she knows that... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Star Trek has always been about inclusion and diversity, which is why CBS All Access series Star Trek: Discovery is going where no previous Trek has gone before. Discovery, which already boasts Trek's ... Read More.