Bailey Roma was 15 when she first wore a dress in public. It was the moment she had dreamed of since she was a little boy. I liked twirling in it," Bailey said. She wore the dress to a sweet-sixteen birthday party and drew strength in numbers, by rallying a group of friends to go along with her. Bailey is a transgender girl. She was born male but has never identified with the conventional ideas of what it is to be male.
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Trans women and girls have been an integral part of the fight for gender liberation. We uphold that truth and denounce the ongoing anti-transgender rhetoric and efforts we witness in various industries. We acknowledge with clarity and strength that transgender women are women and that transgender girls are girls. All of us deserve the same access, freedoms, and opportunities. We deserve equal access to education, employment, healthcare, housing, recreation, and public accommodations. It is time for the long history of assaults legislative, physical, social, and verbal against trans women and girls to end.
Transgender girl: 'I'm living the life I choose'
For the militant wing of the transgender lobby, she has become an unlikely hate figure. Nicole Gibson, according to the keyboard warriors of social media, stands for exactly the sort of old-fashioned and reactionary views that are blocking the long-overdue gender revolution. They're not slow to tell her — in the most rancorous terms — 'You don't know what you're talking about. Yet the irony is that Nicole is uniquely qualified to discuss transgender issues. For she began life as Glenn and was an awkward and effeminate boy tormented every time he saw his own body in the mirror.
Subscriber Account active since. And the more I hold myself close and fully embrace who I am, the more I dream, the more my heart grows and the more I thrive. To all the trans people who deal with harassment, self-loathing, abuse, and the threat of violence every day: I see you, I love you, and I will do everything I can to change this world for the better.