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Sharon Shattuck's father came out as transgender and changed her name to Trisha when Sharon was in middle school. As a kid just wanting to fit in in a small mid-western community, adjusting and understanding Trisha's new identity proved difficult. It was also hard for Sharon's straight-identified mother Marcia. In Sharon's new documentary From This Day Forward she sets out to create a portrait of Trisha and to understand how her parents marriage endured such radical change.
Care Week - It is no secret that transgender individuals face a tremendous amount of discrimination and prejudice, sometimes even to the point of death. When using facilities like bathrooms or locker rooms, transgender individuals are often met with harassment, denied entrance, and are even assaulted.