"Many in the trans community are fed up with L.G.B.T. organizations that continue to erase trans identity or just give lip service to trans issues. We need our cisgender allies – gay and straight – to treat transgender lives as if they matter, and trans people need multiple seats at the tables in the organizations that say they’re interested in L.G.B.T. equality; this absence has been painful since Stonewall."
— Laverne Cox (source)
(Source: projectqueer, via transawareness)
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."
— Nelson Mandela (via andrewgibby)