The transgender activist will play the character Nia Nal for the CW show's fourth season.
"If you spent Monday to Friday from 8 to 3 being told that you weren't okay... How are you meant to think otherwise?"
A new book chronicles one family’s extraordinary experience raising a transgender child.
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"They can look at what happened in Maine and see [...] our state leaders validated that everyone gets to be whom they need
Two words: "men" and "ladies." When taken out of context, they're harmless. But when posted on the outside of a swinging door that might be used by someone who's transgender, they become catalysts for anxiety -- more so, it seems, for those who aren't transgender.
Lawyers for a transgender girl Nicole Maines and an elementary school that required the fifth-grader to use a staff bathroom instead of the girls restroom clashed before Maine's highest court Wednesday over whether her rights were violated. Curtis Wong joins Ahmed to discuss.
Last week, after five years of struggle, pain, hard work and hope, a Superior Court judge ruled that the Orono school system did not violate the Maine Human Rights Act when it prohibited my daughter Nicole from using the restroom that matches her gender identity.
My transgender daughter Nicole is my mentor. It's tough to put into words what a profound impact this small person has had in changing my core values, but since the young age of 5, she has unknowingly encouraged me to open my eyes and heart to new ideas.