Transgender

U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy (WBZ-TV)

US Rep. Kennedy: Time To Strengthen Transgender Protections

U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy is pressing state lawmakers to approve legislation strengthening legal protections for transgender people.

05/07/2015

Photo Courtesy: Smith College via Facebook

Smith College Votes To Accept Transgender Applicants

Smith College is changing its policy to accept self-identified transgender women.

05/03/2015

Bruce Jenner, Transgender,

Bruce Jenner Comes Out As Transgender, Says ‘I Am A Woman’

In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs.

04/25/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Parents Share 5-Year-Old Son’s Transgender Journey

A Massachusetts couple knew their child wasn’t happy. So they made the courageous and difficult decision to raise their daughter as a boy at his own request.

04/23/2015

Michelle Kosilek. (WBZ-TV file image)

Inmate Asks High Court To Hear Sex-Change Case

A federal judge ordered the Massachusetts Department of Correction to grant the surgery to Michelle Kosilek in 2012.

03/16/2015

Wellesley College (Photo credit Wellesley College Facebook)

Wellesley College To Admit Transgender Students

Wellesley College is joining a growing list of women’s colleges that accept transgender students.

03/05/2015

Photo credit: Mount Holyoke College via Facebook

Mt. Holyoke Cancels ‘Vagina Monologues’ Because It Leaves Out One Relevant Voice

A legendary play has closed shop at Mount Holyoke College.

01/16/2015

Cody Tubman (CBS)

Transgender Teen Voted Prom Queen At Middleboro High

Cody Tubman had a dream prom night, the perfect dress and then the crown to go with it.

05/31/2013

New Transgender Student Guidelines Raise Questions At Mass. Schools

Schools across Massachusetts are facing new guidelines regarding students and gender identity.

03/05/2013

(Photo credit: ALEXANDER JOE/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Transgender 3rd Grader Will Be Allowed To Use Girl’s Bathroom

A transgendered third grader in Nashua, New Hampshire reportedly will be allowed to dress like a girl, be addressed as a girl, and use the female restroom under an agreement between the school and the child’s parents.

09/25/2012

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