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Bruce Jenner: Transgender advocates wary of spectacle taking shape
Bruce Jenner: Transgender advocates wary of spectacle taking shape

When Time magazine put actress Laverne Cox on its cover last year and proclaimed transgender rights as America’s next “civil rights frontier,” many activists sensed their fight was moving in the direction of acceptance. The video game “Dragon Age: Inquisition” soon introduced a transgender character, Amazon’s “Transparent” picked up a Golden Globe for its take on a transitioning retired professor, and even “South Park” won praise for an episode on gender identity. And then the Bruce Jenner story happened. For months, the 65-year-old former Olympian has been the subject of tabloid fodder that he was transitioning to live his...

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