As a new mother, this transgender woman has faced unique challenges that inspired a new direction for her activism.
This is part of a story series about the lives of transgender people. Read the introduction here.
When Racquelle Trammell found out that she and her fiancé, Liam Johnson, were expecting their first child, it was a joyous occasion. They knew they wanted to have a child together, even though it meant making sacrifices other couples might not have to make.
For Trammell, conceiving meant going off the hormone replacement therapy (HRT) she’d started a couple of years earlier, as part of transitioning from the male gender she’d been assigned at birth.…Read more ›