Laverne Cox on Transphobia
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Laverne Cox on Transphobia

Laverne Cox, Orange is the New Black¬†actress and trans* advocate, recently stood up to Katie Couric for asking a rude question about transitioning. Cox, eloquent as always, responded that “the preoccupation with transition and its surgery objectifies trans* people.” This preoccupation takes away the focus from the mass amounts of violence that faces the trans* … Continue reading