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International Transgender Day of Visibility

April 4, 2024

March 31, 2023

The International Transgender Day of Visibility is a day to recognize and honor the courage and resilience of transgender individuals who have fought for their rights and continue to do so. One prominent figure is Michaela Jaé Rodriguez, who made history as the first transgender actress to win a Golden Globe. She has been a vocal advocate for the transgender community. Rodriguez proudly identifies as a transgender Afro-Latina woman… Another influential figure is Chella Man, a deaf queer artist and activist who uses his art and social media platforms to raise awareness and visibility for the transgender community. Chella is a strong voice for young transgender people and promotes the importance of self-expression and acceptance. Rachel Crandall-Crocker, a transgender activist, is the founder of the International Transgender Day of Visibility. She established the day to celebrate the achievements and visibility of transgender individuals and to raise awareness about the issues facing this community. Her activism has been instrumental in promoting transgender rights and helping to create a more inclusive and accepting society. Together, these individuals along with countless other transgender individuals worldwide have made significant contributions to advancing transgender rights and visibility.