Topic: models

American Apparel ‘Transexy!’ Open Call For Transgender Models Misses The Mark

American Apparel âTransexy!â Open Call For Transgender Models Misses The Mark

It’s no secret that transgender people are often censored and excluded from mainstream media. Trans* men and women are profoundly underrepresented, and when they are placed in ads or television or film, they’re either highly sexualized, sensationalized or the butt of a joke. This is not okay and it needs to change. That’s why I was so optimistic when I saw American Apparel was looking for trans* models. More »