- LiveScience.com via Yahoo! NewsApr 28 4:08 AM
By opening up on national television about identifying as transgender, Bruce Jenner has become one of a small percentage of people who identify with a gender that conflicts with the one they were assigned at birth. The most frequently cited estimate is that 700,000 people in the United States, or about 0.2 to 0.3 percent of the population, are transgender, though some experts say the true number...
- TheStreet.comApr 28 8:51 AM
LOS ANGELES (TheStreet) -- Television networks are embracing transgender themes and actors as another hook to attract viewers, especially millennials eager for entertainment that more closely reflects the world around them. When famed 1976 Olympic decathlon winner turned reality TV personality Bruce Jenner revealed Friday during an two-hour interview on ABC's 20/20 that he identifies as a ...
- Houston ChronicleApr 27 11:17 AM
AUSTIN - Just days after gold medal decathlon winner Bruce Jenner confirmed "I am a woman" in a landmark interview with Diane Sawyer, about two dozen transgender Texans hoped greater awareness of their struggle for equal rights will mean more open ears in the state Capitol. Of particular concern to the transgender community are a number of House bills that would make it a crime for a transgender...
- 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 ...
- Los Angeles TimesApr 27 10:17 AM
On Saturday, as she does every morning, Mara Keisling got an email newsletter detailing transgender news stories from around the country. Often, the stories are tragic: violence, discrimination, suicide.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsApr 27 6:50 AM
By Mary Milliken LOS ANGELES (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-breaking Olympic gold-medal win in the decathlon that gave...
- 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.
- 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?
- NBC NEWSApr 27 13:48 PM
With attention on the transgender community this week, you may know someone who has questions.
- 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.
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