- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsApr 25 9:00 AM
By Mary Milliken LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - In coming out as a transgender woman, U.S. Olympic gold medalist and TV reality star Bruce Jenner made clear that while he is keen to help raise awareness about problems faced by the community, he is not self-appointing himself as a spokesman. During a groundbreaking interview on ABC Friday night, Jenner made a case for the transgender community's fight ...
- Reuters via Yahoo! SportsApr 24 20:54 PM
(Adds background on other transgender people) By Mary Milliken LOS ANGELES, April 24 (Reuters) - Olympic gold medalist and reality TV star Bruce Jenner said on Friday that he identifies as a woman, becoming the most high-profile American to come out as transgender. The 65-year-old Jenner made the declaration in a wide-ranging interview with ABC's Diane Sawyer, nearly 40 years after his record ...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsApr 24 16:41 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — These are pivotal times for transgender Americans, as they gain in visibility yet remain buffeted by bias and misunderstanding.
- Los Angeles TimesApr 25 19:31 PM
When Bruce Jenner revealed to Diane Sawyer what many had already speculated — that the 1976 Olympic champion now publicly identifies as a woman — nearly 17 million people were watching.
- The Christian Science MonitorApr 26 16:29 PM
Bruce Jenner came out as transgender in a two-hour interview with ABC's Diane Sawyer. Will this change the public's perception of transgender people?
- The Atlantic via Yahoo! NewsApr 24 22:04 PM
“My brain is much more female than male,” he explained to Diane Sawyer, who conducted a prime-time interview with Jenner on ABC Friday night. Transgender people who are non-white or from disadvantaged backgrounds are especially at risk.
- AFP via Yahoo! SportsApr 24 22:49 PM
In a highly anticipated, two-hour TV interview -- hailed by transgender rights' campaigners and his own Kardashian-linked family -- the 65-year-old said he had wrestled with his sexual identity since he was a kid. "I've always been confused about my gender identity since I was this big," he told ABC's celebrity interviewer Diane Sawyer. Supposed telltale signs, based on paparazzi photos from the...
- Chicago TribuneApr 25 5:34 AM
The eighth-grader fidgeted nervously during an impromptu meeting with the principal of Haven Middle School in Evanston just before the start of first semester.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsApr 23 11:48 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Attorneys representing a transgender prison inmate want a judge to stand by his order that California officials must immediately provide the inmate with sex reassignment surgery that they say is urgent and critical to her health.
- CBS NewsApr 23 20:01 PM
Words matter, and in the transgender community, language may help clear a path to acceptance and a safer life
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