Tag: nonbinary

OPINION: Mainstream media misrepresents LGBTQ+ community

By Leo Cabral Film and television are mediums I’ve always escaped to for comfort. However, that comfort slowly faded as I realized that there aren’t many people like me on-screen. The further I journeyed into and embraced my gender identity, the less I saw myself in the media I consumed. In fact, I don’t believe

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OPINION: Healthcare needs to do better for trans lives

By Leo Cabral A trip to the hospital can induce anxiety in some and total horror in others. I’m not talking about the fear of needles. I’m talking about being queer in the healthcare system. There are many reasons why transgender people express trepidation when the time comes to see a doctor — this can

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