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TED Talk: Geena Rocero “Why I must come out”

Geena Rocero is an American transgender super model and advocate born in the Philippines. She founded an advocacy and aid organization called Gender Proud, which “envisions a world where all transgender people are able to self-identify with the fewest possible barriers.”

In the video below, Geena shares her life story including her journey to America and the events that started her successful modeling career.  Geena also advocates for trans rights and uses the speech to come out as transgender to the world. You can watch all this and more by clicking “play” below:

 

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