“This is insane! He can’t do this!” I exclaimed Wednesday morning after reading Trump’s tweets, where he unapologetically banned transgender individuals from joining the U.S. military. Sadly, my response seems to be repeated on a daily basis. I don’t know why his actions continue to shock me. This hatred, intolerance, and pure ignorance shakes my faith in humanity constantly. I… Continue reading "How to Support the Transgender Community"
Assemblymember Susan Talamantes Eggman spoke to me about succeeding as a woman in a male-dominated field, running for office while being open about her sexuality, and drawing strength from her Latina roots. Since Women’s History Month in March, I have been reflecting on the women who have made immense progress and have inspired me in the process. In February I met… Continue reading "Interview with Assemblymember Susan Talamantes Eggman"
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