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7 Questions – Kat

7 Questions – Kat

If I was forced to name my favorite YouTube channel, it would be Kat Blaque’s. Kat represents the best of what the medium allows. Her videos talk about heavy issues in a way that is still fun, she personalizes through her own experiences what others would render in abstract theory, and while there is enough…

7 Questions – Carolyn

7 Questions – Carolyn

Welcome Carolyn to the ever growing family of 7Qs participants. Carolyn’s story strikes me as increasingly common, and it’s the simplicity of it which makes it remarkable in comparison to the previously dominant narratives. Happily, Carolyn also recognizes that she is capable of having a supported transition in large part because of the many unsung…

7 Questions – Audrey

7 Questions – Audrey

I really do have a special spot for first videos, submissions by people who aren’t really visible online, but get inspired by the other entries here and decide to put themselves out there. It’s terrifying to take that initial step and a testament to the power of the stories shared. Audrey is a chess loving…

7 Questions – Precious

7 Questions – Precious

We Happy Trans is particularly happy to introduce our newest partner, Precious Davis! Watch her 7 Questions video below for a taste of the fierce pride, intelligence, drive, beauty, talent, and love that makes it our privilege have her join our team, read our About page for more about Precious and her work, and then…

7 Questions – T.J.

7 Questions – T.J.

Khoi, the photographer whose project I wrote about previously, has been hosting a series of dinners for trans people in Chicago.  I came again in support of my friend KOKUMO who was attending for the first time, and was thrilled to see returning guests Andre and Gloria. The moment I walked in, I recognized T.J., who I had…

7 Questions – Isis

7 Questions – Isis

I’m so honored that model Isis King’s first personal video is for the 7 Questions Project at We Happy Trans! I doubt anyone who visits this site, or has turned on a television in the last five years, isn’t already familiar with this stunningly beautiful and charming model.  Her story is well documented, most notably…

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Dear Media…

Dear Media, Advertisers, Producers, Casting Directors, HR Managers, etc., It’s time you recognized the reality of transgender people. Nay, it’s high time you recognized the incredible beauty, power, and talent of trans people. While there is little firm data, a variety of reports indicate that anywhere from .3%-2% of the population has had strong transgender…

7 Questions – Xavier

7 Questions – Xavier

This 7 Questions submission from Xavier includes an excellent opening on what it means for him to be a happy trans.  Check out more of his videos on his channel here, They’re fantastic; I could listen to him talk all day. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9mwGRk44-HE I aso encourage you to check out another project that Xavier is heading…