Kristin Beck talks to Anderson Cooper.
WATCH: Retired Navy SEAL Talks Positive, Negative Reaction to Transition

By Trudy Ring

Originally published on Advocate.com June 07 2013 8:31 PM ET

Retired Navy SEAL Kristin Beck, who recently came out about her gender transition, says she has received “amazing support” but also encountered “amazing bigotry and hatred” since doing so.

Beck, who details her time in the SEALs and her subsequent transition in the new memoir Warrior Princess, gave an interview to CNN’s Anderson Cooper this week covering the reaction to her news, her time in the service, and many other topics. Watch below.