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ERIKA SCHULTZ / The Seattle Times

Monday, June 24, 2013

Transgender people say they’re ready for the spotlight

JENNIFER POPKIN, 31: Gender Justice League deputy director and a vocal coach for transgender women; identifies as a lesbian trans woman. “The trans community, which is anybody with any kind of gender variation, tends to face higher levels of discrimination, joblessness, homelessness, incarceration, violence, domestic violence,” she said.