An issue we're afraid to talk about but need to.
It's simple: When covering transgender people, include transgender people.
According to the Journal of Adolescent Health, transgender kids and teenagers are more likely than their peers to struggle with mental health issues, suicidal tendencies, and self-harm.
The right wing's narrative is all wrong, and it has dangerous consequences.
Administrators tried to make the teenager change out of a T-shirt that read "Some people are gay. Get over it."