Genders & Sexualities: watch-listen

What If I Knew I Was Beautiful…

“There is no need to love your body with trepidation…You say I don’t know I am beautiful, but what if I did?” Watch an aw inspiring poem about beauty, self-validation, and confidence. Check out more awesome BuzzFeedYellow videos!

You Don’t Need to Be a Boy or a Girl

What does it mean to be feminine? When it comes to gender identity, the boundaries we draw have real consequences. Alok Vaid-Menon, one half of the trans South Asian artist duo Darkmatter, explains why everyone has a stake in challenging … Continue reading

A Culture of Violence

WARNING: Contains graphic images Repost from the New York Times. This video offers brief insight into the widespread domestic abuse women face in Papua New Guinea.  

Fault Lines

Al Jazeera English investigates the American debate about abortion.

Laverne Cox at Creating Change Conference 2014

Laverne Cox delivers the keynote address at the Creating Change 2014 Conference. In her speech, she discusses several pertinent issues that trans folks regularly face.

Janet Mock Rejoins Piers Morgan

Repost from CNN. Following the pair’s first interview on Tuesday and some controversial tweets Tuesday night, Janet Mock returns for an interview on Wednesday on “Piers Morgan Live”.