But what to call this movement? Whereas “gay and lesbian” was once used to lump together various sexual minorities — and more recently “L.G.B.T.” to include bisexual and transgender — the new vanguard wants a broader, more inclusive abbreviation. “Youth today do not define themselves on the spectrum of L.G.B.T.,” said Shane Windmeyer, a founder of Campus Pride, a national student advocacy group based in Charlotte, N.C. - The New York TimesIn the article, they refer to WeHappyTrans* and a video by Stephen, who was born Kathlyn, and is the 21-year-old child of Warren Beatty and Annette Bening. His video answers the 7 Questions posed on the WeHappyTrans* website. It's nicely done.
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