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Watch Carmen Carrera Discuss the Heartbreaking Reality of Brazil's Transgender Community
By Nichole Fratangelo | 03/29/2017 - 17:56

Carmen Carrera has taken her LGBT activism global, and she's sharing it with the world.


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Trans Woman Dandara dos Santos Brutally Murdered in Brazil
Trans Woman Dandara dos Santos Brutally Murdered in Brazil
By Raquel Reichard | 03/08/2017 - 11:09

A transgender Brazilian woman was beaten to death in a horrifying attack that was caught on camera.


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New York City Public Schools Required to Use Transgender Students Chosen Pronouns
New York City Public Schools Required to Use Transgender Students Chosen Pronouns
By Barbara Gonzalez | 03/02/2017 - 17:20

New York City is doing something incredible today.


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Carmen Carrera Pens Plea to to Protect Trans Children
Carmen Carrera Pens Plea to Protect Transgender Children
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/28/2017 - 11:03

Carmen Carrera has been an activist for transgender rights for almost as long as she's had a career.


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Trump Trying to Reverse Protections for Transgender Students
Fight Breaks Out in Trump Administration About Protections for Transgender Students
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/22/2017 - 12:25

President Donald Trump may make things a lot harder for the transgender community.


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Meet Valentina Sampaio, the Brazilian Transgender Model Taking Over the Fashion Scene
Meet Valentina Sampaio, the Brazilian Trans Model Taking Over the Fashion Scene
By Nichole Fratangelo | 02/21/2017 - 15:31

Last week, Brazilian beauty Valentina Sampaio graced France newsstands, becoming the first trans woman to cover Vogue Paris.


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Danger for Transgender People in the Workplace is at a Startling High, Survey Says
Transgender People Face 'Startling High' Danger in the Workplace — Here's One Trans Latina's Story
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/09/2017 - 12:23

When activists fight for the basic rights of trans people, voters and politicians typically fail to realize that this is a life or death situation.


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8-Year-Old Joe Maldonado Becomes First Transgender Boy Scout
9-Year-Old Joe Maldonado Becomes First Transgender Boy Scout
By Raquel Reichard | 02/09/2017 - 09:58

New Jersey boy Joe Maldonado has become the first openly transgender member of the Boy Scouts.


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Why I'm Proud to Be a Trans Man in a Historically Latina Sorority
Why I'm Proud to Be a Trans Man in a Historically Latina Sorority
By Barbara Gonzalez | 02/06/2017 - 17:38

From the outside looking in, Ian Matthew Lopez is just another college guy.


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Meet Leiomy Maldonado, the Trans Latina Vogue Dancer Whose Hair Flip Inspired Beyoncé & More
Meet Leiomy Maldonado, the Trans Latina Vogue Dancer Whose Hair Flip Inspired Beyoncé & More
By Raquel Reichard | 01/24/2017 - 11:21

Leiomy Maldonado is the “Wonder Woman” of vogue – and if you’ve ever seen her on the dance floor, you’ll know why.


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