31 Mar 2017

Trans Day of Visibility

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 1:16 pm on 31 March 2017
Jem Traylen leads the Trans Secretariat at Rainbow Wellington.

Jem Traylen leads the Trans Secretariat at Rainbow Wellington. Photo: Rainbow Wellington

Today is International Trans Day of Visibility. Jem Traylen was once Jeremy Traylen.

She says And she's struggled to overcome what she calls a 'transphobic culture' in New Zealand.

Jem Traylen leads the Trans Secretariat at Rainbow Wellington, and she'll be speaking at a celebration at St Andrews on the Terrace this afternoon.