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'Bruce Jenner did us proud,' transgender advocate cheers
'Bruce Jenner did us proud,' transgender advocate cheers

On Saturday, as she does every morning, Mara Keisling got an email newsletter detailing transgender news stories from around the country. Often, the stories are tragic: violence, discrimination, suicide.  But on Saturday, after Bruce Jenner’s interview on ABC’s “20/20,” she saw headlines like, “Cleveland-area transgender woman shares her journey” and story after story from news organizations talking to and about local transgender people. “It went on and on,” said Keisling, executive director of the Washington, D.C.-based National Center for Transgender Equality. “It’s become a national teachable moment.”  She...

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