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Janet Mock has always been transparent when it comes to sharing her story as a transgender woman. And in a new interview with Oprah Winfrey for “Super Soul Sunday,” Mock explains how a fellow transgender friend from her childhood changed her life for the better. While chatting with Winfrey about her youth, Mock explained that…

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Janet Mock has been a face for the transgender community for years now, but her status as an international icon hasn’t always been a reality. In fact, Mock wasn’t always proud of being trans and in a new interview with Oprah Winfrey, she explains how long it took to fully embrace her trans identity. During…

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As one of the transgender community’s biggest activists and stars, Janet Mock has enjoyed a tremendous year of success for both herself and her community. However, Mock scored a major win in her own personal life this week when she revealed that she’s now engaged to her longtime boyfriend. Mock announced her engagement to her…

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On the ‘A’ w/Souleo… Storme DeLarverie’s name was not familiar to many of the celebrity guests in attendance at the 2014 Vision Awards presented by the Stonewall Community Foundation last week at the Museum of the City of New York. Nevertheless, DeLarverie’s impact on the LGBT rights movement was certainly present. On Saturday. May 24,…

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Famous transgender activist Janet Mock found herself in a bitter feud with CNN host Piers Morgan this week after Morgan posed many questions about Mock’s past and the physical aspects of her transition in a new interview. After a Twitter beef between the two, Mock returned to Morgan’s show and struck up another controversial debate…

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People were talking last week about DJ Mister Cee after he announced his resignation from Hot 97 following another sex scandal with an alleged male prostitute. In the wake of the scandal, many have been discussing Cee’s sexuality, which he seems unclear about, and the taboo surrounding his attraction to transgender women. Now, two of…

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A lot has been said about B. Scott ever since he revealed last week that he’s suing BET for $2.5 million for gender identity discrimination and also revealed that he’s transgender. But B recently gave his first televised interview since the announcement with MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts as he discussed his feelings behind the lawsuit and…

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DC Comics made history last week when they introduced the American comic worlds first openly transgender character, Alysia Yeoh, in the pages of Batgirl. Yeoh’s “coming out” story marks the latest point of progress in the rising prominence of transgender figures in the public spotlight and may pave the way for other fictional, transgender characters and real-life…

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