Sumayyah Dawud is a transgender Muslim woman and a human rights activist.
Co-written by Jen Richards and Laura Zak, and directed by Sydney Freeland (Drunktown's Finest), the plot of 'Her Story' centers on the stories of two trans women played who, after giving up on love, have chance encounters that start to shift their perspectives.
GLAAD caught up with Clayton to ask her more about playing Nomi Marks, working with Lana Wachowski, and more.
Barnard College last Thursday announced that it will begin to accept applicants who "consistently live and ident
Yesterday, transgender student Calliope Wong spoke to MSNBC about Smith College's discriminatory admissions practices regarding transgender women applicants, despite other women's colleges changing their policies.
According to reports from local Los Angeles media, a transgender woman was fatally shot in the head in East Hollywood on Thursday morning while walking down the street during what police believe might have been an attempted robbery.
'She's perfect the way she is': Students show support for transgender homecoming princess in Colorado
A transgender high school student in Colorado was crowned her high school's homecoming princess on Friday, according to the Associated Press. Scarlett Lenh, a 16-year-old junior at Sand Creek High School Colorado Springs, said she didn't expect to be nominated in the first place.
Update: Mount Holyoke College has added a post to its website regarding the admission of transgender students.
Yesterday, a 15-year-old transgender girl was stabbed on the Green Line Metro in Washington, D.C., around 4:30 p.m.
In a report on LGBT rights in Turkey, Agence France-Presse highlighted Michelle Demishevich, the country's first trans woman TV reporter.