iOS app Android app

Janet Mock Transgender

Here Are 17 Of The Trans Women Murdered This Year. Say Their Names.

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.25.2015 | Gay Voices

Last weekend, transgender activist and television personality Janet Mock made cable network history. After the murders of four trans wo...

The Life-Shaping Moment Transgender Icon Janet Mock Had In Kindergarten

OWN | Posted 05.26.2015 | OWN

In 2011, Janet Mock, a successful editor, came out for the first time as a trans woman. Only a handful of people knew that she was assigned...

The Childhood Friend Who Gave Janet Mock The Courage To Live Authentically

OWN | Posted 05.05.2015 | OWN

From a young age, Janet Mock always had a sense of who she was meant to be. Though the writer and host of MSNBC's web show "So Popular!" was assigned ...

Janet Mock On The Power Of Embracing Her Transgender Identity

OWN | Posted 04.29.2015 | OWN

Less than five years ago, Janet Mock was like any other career woman in New York City, happily devoted to her job as a staff editor for Sh...

Janet Mock Has An Awesome New Job!

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.24.2014 | Gay Voices

What a week for some of our favorite transgender icons! New York Times bestselling author Janet Mock received a big honor this week when Marie Clai...

WATCH: Janet Mock Opens Up About Her Father's Gender Policing

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.12.2014 | Gay Voices

Transgender activist and writer Janet Mock stopped by HuffPost Live today to discuss her new book, "Redefining Realness," as well as her life and expe...

Michelangelo Signorile

Trans Writer Janet Mock Opens Up About Piers Morgan Controversy, New Book | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.07.2014 | Gay Voices

If she could do it all over again, transgender writer and advocate Janet Mock said she’d have challenged Piers Morgan on CNN in the first of their t...

WATCH: Brilliant Trans Icon Janet Mock Gets Personal

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.03.2014 | Gay Voices

With the release of her book "Redefining Realness" slated for tomorrow, transgender icon and activist Janet Mock is opening up about her life and the ...

Why 'Living Visibly' As Transgender Is The 'Antithesis Of Coming Out'

Posted 10.23.2013 | Gay Voices

Transgender writer and activist Janet Mock spoke to HuffPost Live about why the coming out process presents unique challenges for the trans community ...

WATCH: Janet Mock Discusses Struggles Trans People Face On A Daily Basis

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.28.2013 | Gay Voices

Writer and transgender advocate Janet Mock recently joined HuffPost Live to chat with Marc Lamont Hill about barriers that transgender people face in ...

Glennisha Morgan

Transgender Advocate And Writer Speaks On Using Social Media For Change | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.18.2013 | Gay Voices

In honor of Pride Month, HuffPost Gay Voices is chatting with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) icons who have used social media to spread...

Janet Mock Talks 'Scandal,' Black Women In Media On Melissa Harris-Perry

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 04.09.2013 | Gay Voices

Transgender advocate and writer Janet Mock joined Andrea Plaid, Heather McGhee, and Joy-Ann Reid on MSNBC's "Melissa Harris-Perry" for a "Scandal" wa...

Annual Event Honoring Transgender Advocates Kicks Off In Chicago

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 04.01.2013 | Gay Voices

Trans 100, an annual celebration of transgender advocates, kicked off March 31 in Chicago. The inaugural Trans 100 list was created with the inten...

LGBT History Month Icon Of The Day: Janet Mock

The Huffington Post | JR Tungol | Posted 10.05.2012 | Gay Voices

Staring right into the camera, eyes wide open and with a warm smile, Editor Janet Mock says, "I promise that it gets better." She pauses an...

Transgender Activist Janet Mock To Give Keynote At LGBTQ Youth Empowerment Conference

Pierre R. Berastaín | Posted 10.30.2012 | Gay Voices
Pierre R. Berastaín

The LGBTQ Youth Empowerment Conference is an important opportunity to create dialogue about what it takes to help LGBTQ youth of color be informed and aware of resources, make healthy and safe decisions about the way they live their lives, and feel supported by the greater community.

Voice To Voice: Clay Cane And Janet Mock Discuss Being Black And LGBT, Homophobia, Transphobia, And More

Posted 02.16.2012 | Gay Voices

Our Voice To Voice conversation series began in January with a collection of interviews between LGBT authors discussing their work, queer life and som...

LISTEN: Transgender 'People' Editor Janet Mock Talks 'Passing' And Where Trans People Fit Into The Wider LGBT Community

The Six Pack | Posted 08.24.2012 | Gay Voices
The Six Pack

2011-11-04-Masterimg3.pngPeople magazine's staff editor Janet Mock dishes on what it was like to grow up being seen as a boy and then transition to a woman.