Posts tagged "kate bornstein"

Kate Bornstein Pens A Moving Open Letter To Chelsea Manning

Trans activist and self-described gender outlaw Kate Bornstein penned a powerful letter in support of Chelsea Manning, who recently came out as trans. Bornstein notes: "Remember that you have brothers and sisters and aunties and uncles all around the world who are so proud of you." [Out] Speaking of: How do people…
By: Julie Gerstein / August 27, 2013

Trans Role Model & Activist Kate Bornstein Needs Our Help To Fight Cancer

If you haven't had a chance to read Kate Bornstein's memoir, A Queer and Pleasant Danger, go out right now and buy it. The woman has lived an incredible life -- from being a male Scientology scout, to prize-winning playwright, trans activist and gender outlaw -- and somehow managed to kee…
By: Julie Gerstein / March 26, 2013