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Life in Transition: How the Media talks about the Transgender Community

Sports and pop culture website Grantland recently came under fire for outing a transgender woman while they researched the invention of a golf putter. As a result, Grantland issued an in-depth and sincere apology, citing their “collective ignorance about the issues facing the transgender community.” To continue the conversation, we wanted to hear directly from members for the transgender community on the pressures and issues they face. Fusion staff member Maddy Powers shares her story with us.

Life in Transition: How the Media talks about the Transgender Community

Sports and pop culture website Grantland recently came under fire for outing a transgender woman while they researched the invention of a golf putter. As a result, Grantland issued an in-depth and sincere apology, citing their “collective ignorance about the issues facing the transgender community.” To continue the conversation, we wanted to hear directly from members for the transgender community on the pressures and issues they face. Fusion staff member Maddy Powers shares her story with us.

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