By Nichole Fratangelo | 04/20/2015 - 14:25
A horrifying, viral photo of transgender Verônica Bolina has now turned into an inspiring message and movement of hope.
By Daniela Galvez | 04/10/2015 - 13:22
In recent years, people have made an effort to uncover the abuses women face in prison, but have paid little attention to the abuse transgender prisoners face.
By Cristina Arreola | 10/11/2013 - 10:34
Little Luana was physically born a male, but always knew she was a girl. The government of Argentina agreed, and has granted her a new ID card with the word “female” in the gender box.
By Kamren Curiel | 04/25/2013 - 12:36
A Chilean transgender man is making headlines after being the first recorded male in Chile's history to give birth. Known as "Matias," he represents a rare instance in which a transgender man in Chile was able to keep his female genitalia, though he is legally male.
“We know that our case is a milestone, a precedent,” said Matías, who chose to keep his identity secret while talking to Chilean television station Mega about his pregnancy. “Along the way we discovered legal loopholes... but the entire thing has been so normal.”
By Samantha Leal | 11/20/2012 - 13:05
Adela Hernandez, a transgender who lives as a woman in a central Cuban village, has won an election in a local office -- claiming the win as the "biggest victory" possible over all the "repudiation" she has encountered for the 48 years of her life, reports Fox News Latino.
By Latina Staff | 05/07/2010 - 12:30
As told to Damarys Ocaña
Sometimes I think that women don’t appreciate their bodies, themselves and their own power enough. I know, because as a transgender woman, my female body has been 15 years in the making. I’ve worked extremely hard to build what you have been born with.