laverne cox

Transgender actress & LGBT activist.
Laverne Cox is an American actress on the hit Netflix series Orange is the New Black, and made history as the first openly transgender person to be nominated for a Primetime Emmy in an acting role. Laverne Cox is at the forefront of the transgender movement, and is a hero in the LGBT community.

You can't keep a good actress down. 

March 08 2017 3:45 PM

The show featured Laverne Cox as the first transgender actress to play a trans character on broadcast television.

February 26 2017 11:16 AM

They had comebacks after a far-right activist couldn't—or wouldn't—say if they should be forced to use men's restrooms.

February 24 2017 1:08 PM

The Doubt actress urged the music world to learn about the transgender student's upcoming Supreme Court battle.

February 13 2017 12:41 PM

Ellen, Harvey, Lady Gaga…some of the old-time legends, plus some newer pantheon members, joined together to make the year one in which the LGBT community would not succumb to cries of “YOU’RE FIRED” no matter what.

December 15 2016 12:01 PM

"Don't judge a book by its cover." 

December 05 2016 3:33 PM

The OITNB ladies duked it out onstage. 

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