Changing in the women’s locker room as an androgynous person has always been an uncomfortable experience, but I didn’t expect to be forced to leave.
"At some point, they need to look at us as humans."
"The more we talk about it, the more we can start to feel more comfortable in our own bodies."
"It kind of just gives me faith that I'm going to be fine."
"What Trump did was strictly to serve his bigot followers and nothing else," said Navy veteran Monica Helms, who created the trans pride flag in 1999.
"Do we have tissues up in this bitch?"
"Hopefully, transgender students in the future won't have to go what I've gone through."
BuzzFeed News spoke with three members of New York City's Anti-Violence Project about the dangers facing trans women of color, at least seven of whom have been killed this year.
"I'm not a man, I'm not a woman. So where do I go?"
"I'm glad that there's a movie that has shown that we are out there, and we are people who are deserving of love."