The Democratic presidential candidate said Trump administration policies "have fueled the flames of transphobia in our nation.”
Some employees said the pick is disheartening and ironic.
Roberts founded the news site TransGriot and covered transphobic violence long before the mainstream media did.
The Anoka-Hennepin School District student, who was on the boys’ swimming team, had previously been forced to use a segregated locker room.
Signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Saturday, the law also requires officers to address trans inmates based on the pronouns of their choice.
The Alliance Defending Freedom is appealing a federal judge's ruling that temporarily overturned the state's restrictions on trans female athletes.
The author has faced backlash after a reviewer said the moral of her book “Troubled Blood” is to “never trust a man in a dress.”
Actors Ian Alexander and Blu del Barrio are set to join the cast of the CBS sci-fi series' third season in groundbreaking roles.
Cell phone videos appear to show a suspect physically assaulting the women, one of whom is YouTube star Eden the Doll, as bystanders look on.
The 11th-hour preliminary injunction from a federal judge bars the administration from enforcing the regulation until the case can be heard in court.