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  1. Laverne Cox quote

    Laverne Cox quote

    "It is revolutionary for any trans person to choose to be seen and visible in a world that tells us we should not exist." Laverne Cox
  2. Quote from POSE

    Quote from POSE

    RE: Relatives v. FAMILY .... The distinction as quoted by Hector Xtravaganza ... Captured from Season 2 Episode 2 of POSE! #[360:#LiveColorfully]
  3. Laverne Cox wisdom

    Laverne Cox wisdom

    Laverne Cox wisdom... #[360:#LiveColorfully] #[3:#TransRightsAreHumanRights] #[442:#BlackTransLivesMatter] Trans Safe⚧Space Network Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/transsafespace.network/ TransSafeSpace.network Page: https://www.facebook.com/transsafespace.network/
  4. Laverne Cox quote

    Laverne Cox quote

    Another of my favorite quotes from our trans activist inspiration Ms. Laverne Cox! #[360:#LiveColorfully] #[3:#TransRightsAreHumanRights]
  5. John Oliver quote

    John Oliver quote

    John Oliver, a friend to the LGBTQ+ community and an outspoken advocate for transgender equality, has some rather provocatively all-the-way-correct philosophy to drop on us today. And Whoomp! There it is!!! #[360:#LiveColorfully] #[3:#TransRightsAreHumanRights] #[4:#WontBeErased]
  6. Lourdes Ashley Hunter Quote

    Lourdes Ashley Hunter Quote

    "Every breath a trans woman of color takes in an Act of Revolution. When we inhale pain, we exhale healing. When we inhale rejection, we exhale restoration. When we inhale oppression, we exhale fellowship. When we inhale death, we exhale life." CONTEXT: Originally from Detroit, MI. Lourdes...
  7. Nicole Maines Quote

    Nicole Maines Quote

    "More than anything, I want fans to take away an understanding of trans people that we can be anybody. We can be whoever we want, we can do whatever we want, we can be superheroes, because in many ways we are." CONTEXT: Nicole Maines on Playing TV’s First Trans Superhero in “Supergirl”...
  8. Ban Ki-Moon Quote

    Ban Ki-Moon Quote

    "To those who are gay, lesbian, bisexual,or transgender-let me say- you are not alone. You're struggle, for the end to violence and discrimination, is a shared struggle. Today, I stand with you. And I call upon all countries and people, to stand with you too." CONTEXT: Ban Ki-moon is a South...
  9. Julia Serano Quote

    Julia Serano Quote

    "In trans women's eyes, I see a wisdom that can only come from having to fight for your right to be recognized as female, a raw strength that only comes fro unabashedly asserting your right to be feminine in an inhospitable world." CONTEXT: Julia Michelle Serano is an American writer...
  10. Nick Krieger Quote

    Nick Krieger Quote

    "I followed the trail out of the room, invigorated by the possibility of reinventing my own body. The meaning was mine, as long as I was with those who had the vision and vocabulary to understand my creation." CONTEXT: A native of New York, Nick Krieger realized at the age of twenty-one that...
  11. Ivan Coyote Quote

    Ivan Coyote Quote

    "I am not trapped in the wrong body; I am trapped in a world that makes very little space for bodies like mine." CONTEXT: Ivan E. Coyote is an award-winning Canadian spoken word performer, writer, and LGBT advocate. Coyote has won many accolades for their collections of short stories, novels...
  12. Ian Thomas Malone Quote

    Ian Thomas Malone Quote

    "Makeup can be used to express yourself as well. Those experiences should not be limited to women. Everyone should be free to be as colorful as they want to be." CONTEXT: Ian Thomas Malone is an author, transgender activist, and yogi from Greenwich, CT. She is a graduate of Boston College...
  13. Tammy Baldwin Quote

    Tammy Baldwin Quote

    "There will not be a magic day when we wake up and it's now okay to express ourselves publicly. We make that day by doing things publicly until it's simply the way things are." CONTEXT: Tammy Suzanne Green Baldwin is an American politician serving as the junior United States Senator. In 1998...
  14. Marsha P. Johnson Quote

    Marsha P. Johnson Quote

    "I'd like to see the gay revolution get started... If a transvestite doesn't say I'm gay and I'm proud and I'm a transvestite, then nobody else is going to hop up there and say I'm gay and I'm proud and I'm a transvestite for them." CONTEXT: Marsha P. Johnson was an American gay liberation...
  15. Kristin Beck Quote

    Kristin Beck Quote

    "I don't want you to love me. I don't want you to like me. But I don't want you to beat me up and kill me. You don't have to like me, I don't care. But please don't kill me." CONTEXT:Kristin Beck is a retired United States Navy SEAL who gained public attention in 2013 when she came out as a...
  16. Ryan Cassata Quote

    Ryan Cassata Quote

    "transgender people are just regular people. Transgender people aren't trying to be different and most of us do not want to be so different. Also it's very possible to live a normal life as a transgender person. Success can be found just like with any other person." CONTEXT: Ryan Otto Cassata...
  17. Jessica Angelina Birch Quote

    Jessica Angelina Birch Quote

    "I didn't want to be someone pretending to be a woman; I wanted to know what it was like to be a sexual woman... I wanted to be alluring, passionate, and mysterious, someone men found irresistible..." CONTEXT: Jessica Angelina Birch (pen name) is a family physician in Amherst, New Hampshire...
  18. Buck Angel Quote

    Buck Angel Quote

    "Visibility creates change! So, yes, there is more trans women visibility and I think that is because, historically, the women have been out longer and so their visibility started way before us. The other thing is -- in my experience -- trans men tend to transition and just want to be seen as...
  19. Laith Ashley Quote

    Laith Ashley Quote

    "I want to show everyone that yes I am trans, but is it is not all that I am. The same goes for all trans people. Everyone's transition is their own; my story , my transition, my identity is my own. Everyone's identity trans or not, is their own." #[360:#LiveColorfully] | Let's make it go viral!
  20. Jack Antonoff Quote

    Jack Antonoff Quote

    "I want to come and play in cities and states where transgender citizens are not discriminated against, where there's no hateful bathroom bills at the shows where I'm going to be playing." #[360:#LiveColorfully] | Let's make it go viral!