Orange Is The New Black Star Laverne Cox Coming Soon To UMKC!!!
Orange Is The New Black might be one of the best things on the Internets if only because the show explores intense emotional drama amid the era of mass incarceration WITHOUT having to deal with the nasty topic of prison rape.
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Check this really great news from TKC alma mater UMKC . . .
"Mark your calendar for the UMKC 2013 Fall Pride Lecture on Tuesday, November 5th 6pm in Pierson Auditorium. Hosted by the UMKC Division of Diversity, Access, and Equity, this year's guest will be trans* educator, activist, and actress, Laverne Cox--featured in the Netflix original series Orange is the New Black. We hope to see you there! #umkc #lgbtqia"
Trans topics seem to be the mind of Kansas City as of late given this event and a really strange newspaper column on the newspaper's website that attempts to turn a story about freedom of information into a personal advice column.
In any event, notice the Trans community increasing their profile in local mainstream media given increased advancement on LGBT issues by Prez Obama's Administration.
Bloomberg: Gay Spouses in All States Now Married Under U.S. Tax Law
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