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Transgender

In need of respect: Transgender and gender non-conforming youth face serious abuse in group care facilities

Mariah, a transgender girl, was arrested and sent to juvenile detention. The facility staff tried to force her to look like a boy. They ripped her long weave from her hair, forced her to get a boy’s haircut, broke off her nails, prohibited her from wearing makeup, took away her bra and underwear, and forced her to wear male underwear and clothing.

Transformations: A review of "Our America with Lisa Ling - Transgender Lives"

The promo says: "Lisa Ling explores the very private worlds of five different transgender people across America. Each is on a journey of transformation; from the sex they were born, to the one they feel they really are." Overall it didn't disappoint, at least not too much ...