Trans Heroes

[B]y focusing on the most feminine of artifices, the media evokes the idea that trans women are living out some sort of sexual fetish. This sexualizes trans women's female identities, but encourages the objectification of women as a whole."

Trans Heroes: Ariel Williams

I recently read a wonderfully informative answer to the very general but valid question: What causes a person to be transgender? found on the Q & A forum-style website called Quora. I’m not sure there is a rock-hard, definitive answer to this question; however, Ms. Williams—an MTF trans woman herself—eloquently and humbly touches upon the prevailing […]

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