Transwomen National is a national organization dedicated to servicing and supporting Transgender Women, both in Louisville, KY where it was started and all across the US. Through local support groups, resources, education, and activism Transwomen National seeks to be a place where Transgender Women can come to find empowerment and sisterhood.
Produced by TwN Member Rita Hester for the Transwomen National Banquet.
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Transgender Rights (HBO)
Year of production: 2015
This week’s gay rights victory was historic, but the transgender community still faces staggering challenges. John Oliver focuses on the “T” in “LGBT."
(Comment from TwN..."very good"!)
Activist Janet Mock Flips the Script on Reporter: Asks Her to Prove Her Womanhood
Year of production: 2014
The on-air feud between trans activist Janet Mock and former CNN host Piers Morgan made many of us in media reconsider our perceptions and approaches to stories about and relating to the trans community.