In celebration of International Transgender Day Of Visibility, we highlight the victories of just a few of the people who have helped pioneer trans rights.
On International Transgender Day Of Visibility, we highlight the victories of trans rights pioneers.
"I didn't live my life as a girl," he says.
"We get ... thought of as we're trying to hoodwink other people by being something we're not."
What we see in the media matters. Narratives that include well-rounded transgender characters are important because they help us feel less alone and reveal more expansive endings than the ones we may previously have envisioned for ourselves.
Transgender Equality Starts With Each Transgender Person Taking Responsibility for Actions, Words and Deeds
Being authentic and true to myself was my decision and now I live in my own truth. My sisters and brothers lets strive to be the best citizens we can be and show our communities we are just people trying to live in our own truth.
The transgender movement is taking force, with more media visibility of transgender people and for the transgender movement. Katie Couric had Laverne Cox back on her show to apologize for the first interview and talk about the real issues that transgender people face.