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‘The Danish Girl’ Inspired By True-Life Story Of Transgender Pioneer, Artist Lili Elbe

The trailer for “The Danish Girl” has only been online for a day and it’s already got more than one million views on YouTube. The love story is inspired by the lives of artists Einar and […]

09/02/2015

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#BlackTransLivesMatter Activists Near Staples Center Shut Down Portion of Figueroa

Dozens of activists on Tuesday night gathered on a street corner near Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles to call attention to issues in the black transgender community.

08/25/2015

Former U.S. Olympic diver Greg Louganis won Olymmpic gold medals in 1984 in Los Angeles and in 1988 in Seoul. In the early 90s, he was romantically paired with TV entertainment reporter Steve Kmetko. (credit: Maury Phillips/Getty Images for The Pantages Theatre)

Louganis Contemplates His, Fellow Olympian Jenner’s Journeys

Greg Louganis said he was unaware of fellow Olympian Bruce Jenner’s gender identity struggle when their paths crossed at the Summer 1976 Games and in later years.

07/31/2015

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KNX Spotlight: Understanding Transgenders

The names Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox may be familiar to you, but other than that, most people don’t know much about transgenders.

07/29/2015

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Transgender Immigration Detainees May Be Housed By Gender

Detention staff should consider transgender detainees’ preferences when making decisions about housing and clothing and what pronouns should be used, Immigration and Customs Enforcement said in new guidelines for the treatment of transgender detainees.

06/29/2015

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Transgender Movement Looks To Benefit From Jenner’s Change

The handsome, muscular Bruce Jenner, whose picture appeared on the Wheaties cereal box the year after he won the Olympic gold medal, is on the cover of Vanity Fair this week, only now as Caitlyn Jenner, an attractive woman in a strapless, white corset.

06/01/2015

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Local Teen Hopes To Inspire Transgender Youth By Speaking Publicly About Transition

A Southern California family spoke publicly for the first time Wednesday about their child transitioning from a boy to a girl.

04/29/2015

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Experts Hope Jenner Transition Announcement Increases Transgender Acceptance

Experts at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, which houses the largest clinic for transgender children in the country, hope Bruce Jenner’s announcement of transition will increase acceptance for all transgenders.

04/27/2015

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LAPD: Busboy Sexually Assaulted Transgender Woman At Popular Hollywood Sports Bar

A transgender woman is among three women who claim they were fondled at a popular Hollywood sports bar when a bus boy allegedly touched them inappropriately.

03/31/2015

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California School, Feds Settle Transgender Complaint

The Downey Unified School District has agreed to give the middle-school student access to the same facilities and activities as other female students, including athletic tryouts and district-sponsored overnight events.

10/14/2014

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Sibling Of Clipper’s Player Reggie Bullock Found Murdered

The brother of Clippers player Reggie Bullock was found murdered in Baltimore alley.

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Vigil Held For Transgender Activist Found Dead Behind Anaheim Dairy Queen

oved ones gathered for a vigil Friday night to honor a transgender activist found dead behind a Dairy Queen in Anaheim.

06/13/2014

LA Pride Festival Parade on June 14, 2009 in West Hollywood, California. (credit: Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

400,000 Expected To Attend Pride Parade In WeHo Sunday

Singer Demi Lovato is the parade’s grand marshal.

06/07/2014

Domaine Javier - who was born biologically male but identifies as female - alleges she was wrongly expelled from Cal Baptist University. (credit: CBS)

Judge Expected To Rule On Expulsion Of Transgender Student From Cal Baptist

A Riverside County judge was expected Friday to rule on whether California’s civil rights statute protects a transgender student who was expelled from California Baptist University.

05/30/2014

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LGBT Center Announces $25M Fundraiser To Provide Affordable Housing To Youths, Seniors

The Los Angeles LGBT Center has announced a $25 million fundraising campaign to provide even more affordable housing for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youths and seniors.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/27/2014

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