The inclusive move comes weeks after Harry Potter author JK Rowling was embroiled in a debate over using the phrase 'people who menstruate' rather than 'women'
Co-director Lilly Wachowski reveals the sci-fi blockbuster was an allegory about gender identity and "the desire for transformation" but that "the world wasn't quite ready for it."
Daniel Radcliffe has apologised to fans of the Harry Potter series, after some fans of the books denounced remarks made by JK Rowling as transphobic.
Earlier this week Union's husband Dwayne Wade had opened up to Ellen DeGeneres about the pride he felt for his child.
The addition of the transgender flag and symbol is the latest step being taken to make emoji more LGBTQ friendly and gender-inclusive.
The 70-year-old said she felt "anxiety" about stripping down to a swimsuit on "I'm a Celebrity....Get Me Out of Here."
Judi Dench said that her character in “Cats,” Old Deuteronomy, is actually transgender.In an interview with Out magazine, Dench recalled how she was forced to drop out of a stage production of “Cats” from 1981 in London’s West End.When the interviewer, who is transgender, pointed out that her character is traditionally played by a man on stage, Dench noted that the male actor Brian Blessed played the role in the 1981 production.“[It was] nerve wracking, because all I can hear is Brian Blessed all the time in the production that I wasn’t able to be in,” Dench said. “Totally unexpected, it was. I kind of call it ‘trans Deuteronomy,’ is the part for me. But it was lovely to be led about and be an aged, old cat.”Also Read: 'Cats' Poor Reception Prompts Universal to Send an 'Improved,' Updated Version to TheatersDench’s character is a wise, older cat who judges other cats in the annual Jellicle Ball. The cats have a chance to ascend to the Heaviside Layer and be reborn in a new life if they are chosen.Dench was meant to portray the characters Grizabella the Glamour Cat and Jennyanydots the Old Gumbie Cat in the 1981 production in London, but she was forced to leave the play after she snapped an Achilles tendon.“Cats” is in theaters now. Check out video of Dench’s interview via Out.Read original story Judi Dench Says Her Character in ‘Cats’ Is Trans At TheWrap
Ash Lammin has believed she was born in the wrong body since the age of three.
When faced with the statement: “I would feel proud to have an LGBT child”, 26% of those polled disagreed.
A judge awarded joint custody to a mother and father in Texas, US, despite their extremely different views regarding their child's gender identity.
The policy has been brought into the spotlight after a transgender woman sought advice ahead of her visit.
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"Let's continue to plot how we are going to make change in our parts of the world, in our communities, in our hearts and minds and in our public policies"
“I want other parents to know that if their child is going through this, they're not alone and it can be a beautiful thing.”