Janet Mock

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READ: Janet Mock Responds to Violent, Transphobic 'Breakfast Club' Conversation

“My sisters and I are here and we exist, and you will not diminish our light and our brilliance.”

A young woman in a royal blue hijab smiles while being interviewed at the Women's March on Washington

[VIDEO] How Kids, Women and Men of Color Showed Up for the Women's March on Washington

At the massive, historic gathering in D.C. we found expressions of resistance, determination and even joy. 

Two smilng Black women

Janelle Monáe, Janet Mock Join Women's March on Washington Lineup

The march is positioned as an act of solidarity for women who value human rights as the nation changes leadership.

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Phoebe Robinson's New 'Sooo Many White Guys' Podcast Highlights Creators from Marginalized Groups

The comedian and “2 Dope Queens” co-host’s new podcast debuted yesterday via WNYC.

ROUNDUP: What You Need to Know About the Reaction to bell hooks' Critique of 'Lemonade'

From Melissa Harris-Perry to Jamilah Lemieux, several prominent Black women in media and academia have weighed in on the state of Black Feminism and hooks’ take on the visual album. Listen in on the conversation.

Janet Mock and Alicia Garza Talk Race, Gender at United Nations

The activists and others presented at the United Nations as part of the Recognition, Justice and Development: Women of African descent event.

Janet Mock to Anna Holmes: 'I Am Completely In Tune With Myself'

She opens up about her journey since coming out to the world.

Watch Janet Mock Interview 'Awkward Black Girl' Issa Rae

The two chat about writing memoirs and making jokes.

Janet Mock Raises Nearly $8K (and Counting) in Books for Trans Prisoners

The project has already surpassed its goal with 28 days left.

Watch Janet Mock Interview Tracee Ellis Ross

The two talk about fame, family and hair.

Janet Mock Clarifies New Role at Marie Claire, Won't Be 'Trans Correspondent'

She’s accepted an offer to work as contributing editor at Marie Claire.

Watch bell hooks and Janet Mock Talk About Liberating the Black Female Body

Tuesday’s talk is part of a series at the New School that wraps up on Wednesday, May 7.

Janet Mock Asks Reporter: 'Who Was the First Person You Came Out to as Cis?'

The activist flips the script on the media.

Watch Janet Mock and Laverne Cox Talk about 'Redefining Realness'

Tonight’s conversation at NYU will be live streamed!

Janet Mock Talks Preferred Gender Pronouns on 'The Colbert Report'

She’s all smiles!

The Deadly Logic Behind Piers Morgan's Awful Interview With Janet Mock

Piers Morgan tries to wield his power and got offended when the trans community responded.

Janet Mock Talks Transgender Sisterhood, Visibility and #GirlsLikeUs

The 30-year-old writer and speaker delves into what inspired her new memoir, “Redefining Realness.”

Janet Mock Talks About Sex Work in New Book 'Redefining Realness'

Her new book hits stores next week.

Laverne Cox, Brittney Griner, George Takei Among This Year's Out 100

The list includes some of today’s most influential queer people of color.

Laverne Cox, Janet Mock Talk Stigma of Loving Transgender Women

Finally, we get perspectives from transgender women and not just the society that shuns those who date them.