Trans YouTuber has hopeful message for Trans Awareness Week: ‘The negativity… it will pass’
Jamie Raines (Image: Provided)
This Trans Awareness Week, YouTube star, author, creator, and trans rights advocate, Jamie Raines PhD has a positive and hopeful message for the trans community: “The negativity you see, never forget that it’s a minority. And never forget that this kind of thing comes in waves. It‘s scary but it will pass.”
Marking the start of Trans Awareness Week (Monday 13 – Sunday 19 November) Jamie spoke to Attitude about his experiences as a trans man, as well as the current political and social situation for trans people in the UK and around the world.
Jamie Raines speaks to Attitude to mark Trans Awareness Week (Image: Provided)
Do you think Trans Awareness Week is even more important this year given the current political and social situation?