‘I Think I Made a Mistake’: Katie Couric On Her Transgender Evolution – The Daily Beast

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‘I Think I Made a Mistake’: Katie Couric On Her Transgender Evolution – The Daily Beast:

“Katie Couric says she was an ‘insensitive buffoon’ for asking about a trans model’s ‘private parts.’ Now she’s made a documentary about trans and intersex issues.”

Casting of Matt Bomer, Michelle Rodriguez as transgender characters angers community

Casting of Matt Bomer, Michelle Rodriguez as transgender characters angers community:

“Some in the transgender community argue that casting cisgender actors in trans roles limits actors from giving a fully authentic performance, and that it shuts out transgender actors who are looking for work.”

(Via. usatoday.com)

5 Ways the Web Series Her Story Totally Changes the Conversation | SheWired

5 Ways the Web Series Her Story Totally Changes the Conversation | SheWired:

“Her Story packs a whole lot of important conversations into a wildly entertaining show. Her Story, a new web series written by, directed by, and starring trans women, premiered online last week. In just six episodes under ten minutes, the show tackled everything from transphobia in cisgender lesbian spaces, to the right to choose when and how one discloses that they’re transgender. The show offers a complex exploration of two transgender women characters and their coworkers, friends, and partners, and totally changes the conversation presented by the vast majority of media about trans women. Here are 5 important moments from this must-see show:”