Jeri Hughes is a transgender activist from USA. Since her arrest for the “crime” of being transgender in 1983, Ms. Hughes has been an outspoken advocate for all Human Rights. Although the focus of her fight has centered around the struggles faced by the transgender community, she has extended her efforts to embrace the entire LGBT community.
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To deny that journey, to deny your past, would be tragic. Look at Laverne Cox, or Janet Mock. Being "real" is just that. No more lies, no half truths, no secrets. You have value. Be open and true.
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Monika: What is your next step in the present time and where do you see yourself within the next 5-7 years?