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Lisa Ling on Transgender Childhood: A Parent’s Difficult Choice (video)

January 11, 2012

In this clip, Institute for Diversity and Inclusion keynote speaker Lisa Ling interviews a family with a transgender child for Our America with Lisa Ling on the Oprah Winfrey Network. In this clip, learn how a child challenged his father’s most basic beliefs on gender and sexuality. In an effort to raise a healthy child with no shame or secrecy, this couple has chosen to raise and love their child “as the little girl she feels she is.”



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