Making Waves in Queens

By SARAH CATE WOLFSON, age 11 A group of transgender Latina women take beauty classes to prepare to open a worker-owned beauty salon in Queens this fall. PHOTO: Valerie Dekimpe This fall, a group of transgender Latina women will open a worker-owned beauty salon in...

Summer Camp for Transgender Youth

By JALEN BERKELEY, age 10, and IndyKids Staff At Camp Aranu’tiq, kids who identify as transgender are allowed to feel comfortable being who they are. PHOTO: Camp Aranu’tiq This summer a lot of kids will be going to a camp where they will split off into...

LGBTQ Rights Around the World

By THEO FRYE-YANOS, age 11, SADIE PARKER, age 11, DAPHNE KNOUSE-FRENZER, age 12, and IndyKids Staff Illustrations by KIT MILLS UNITED STATES In 2013, six new states legalized same-sex marriage. A further victory for the LGBTQ rights movement in the same year was the...