Social media exploded in response to the young actor-rapper's nonchalant defiance of gender norms.
Taylor Alesana, 16, reportedly told a school counselor of the daily harassment she faced, but did not find relief. She took her own life earlier this month.
Rachel Maddow, Nancy Pelosi, and more expressed happiness after the president stated his concern over so-called reparative therapy for LGBT youth.
Nightline offers the best tearjerker of the week: a trans boy's tearful reunion with the counselor who first told him he could be himself.