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For transgender community, Bruce Jenner interview feels like turning point
For transgender community, Bruce Jenner interview feels like turning point

In the days leading up to Bruce Jenner’s highly anticipated interview on ABC’s “20/20,” Drian Juarez, a transgender woman, was nervous. “I just didn’t know what they would say,” said Juarez, with the Los Angeles LGBT Center’s Transgender Economic Empowerment Project. “With an interview that’s making such an impact and getting so much attention, saying something that’s not in alignment with the community could be really damaging.” In a two-hour interview with Diane Sawyer that aired Friday night, Jenner said he is transitioning from male to female. “Yes, for all intents and purposes, I am a woman,”...

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