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Trans girl, 11, writes inspiring essay on Obama’s inaugural speech

Sadie said she wanted to write her essay to show how transgender people were just like everyone else.\n

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28th January 2013 02:31

Alessia Valenza | ILGA North America

When President Barack Obama became the first sitting president in US history to mention gay people in his inaugural speech, some people still felt left out.

For example Sadie, an 11-year-old vegan girl who transitioned in kindergarten, felt the president did not include her community.

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