"It’s probably one in a million chance to be where I am”
Zayn went from barely stepping outside of his house and even deleting his twitter because he was so heavily harassed because of his race to becoming ambassador of the british asian trust and attending events such as the asian awards im so proud
"It is revolutionary for any trans person to choose to be seen and visible in a world that tells us we should not exist." - Laverne Cox
Laverne Cox - Possibility Model
This year may have just started, but so far it’s solidified my love for Demi so much in so many different ways. <3
"The preoccupation with transition and surgery objectifies trans people, and then we don’t get to really deal with the real lived experiences. The reality of trans people’s lives is that so often we are targets of violence. We experience discrimination disproportionately to the rest of the community. Our unemployment rate is twice the national average; if you are a trans person of colour, that rate is four times the national average. The homicide rate is highest among trans women. If we focus on transition, we don’t actually get to talk about those things.”
I was just having a really bad day, and what brought me out of it was just a beautiful young girl that I met. She told me that I inspired her to go without her wig today, and that’s why I continue to do this every single day of my life, no matter how hard it gets.