"I now understand I should not have considered this role, and that the transgender community should undeniably have the opportunity to tell their own stories,” she wrote in a statement.
The first Black president of the largest LGBTQ advocacy organization in the country, the Human Rights Campaign, expands on the importance of Porter’s visibility, and why the movement for Black lives must be gay and transgender inclusive.
Makeup artist Ciara Daniel slayed this eye makeup nod to the LGBTQ+ Pride flag.
Known for gracing ballrooms with flair and style, the trans actress readies for her big-screen debut
Washington is the fifth transgender person in the U.S. this year, known to have been killed using deadly force—all were Black trans women.
The Department of Health and Human Services is leading efforts to define sex as an unchangeable condition determined by genitalia at birth.