“Silent Champions” Help Trans Man Fully Come Out: “Give Them A Chance To Accept You.”

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I’m Andrew and I’m from Marietta, Georgia. When I was probably in first or second grade, we had an assignment where we had to cut a silhouette of ourselves. And that silhouette that I cut out was a figuring that had pants, a shirt, some buttons, no hair, my mouth …

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Trans Man’s Supportive Workplace “Was Just Life-Changing For Me.”

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My name is Danny Terrero and I’m from Bronx, New York. In 2012, I decided to begin my physical transition from female to male. I was very scared. I was in a very conservative school and that was already very difficult. So, to take this next step, I was asked, …

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Trans Youth Overcomes Locker Room Bullying, Finds Purpose In Helping Others.

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My name is Patrick Mess, I’m from Canisteo, New York. I’m 22 years old and one day in high school, I was in the locker room getting changed for class and I was really self-conscious so I always got changed in the bathroom of the locker room. And I remember …

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