At 16, Eli Erlick (@elierlick) founded the Trans Student Educational Resources—the only national organization led by trans youth. Their goal? Help hundreds of trans students understand their rights and help enact policies that address inclusive bathroom guidelines, equal opportunities on sports teams, and preferred gender pronoun usage at dozens of U.S. schools.
In February, President Donald Trump rescinded the Obama Administration’s federal support for transgender students. "Trump’s decision to reject our basic rights will affect more than just our access to restrooms" says Erlick. And she's not wrong. Tap the link in our bio to see what obstacles the transgender community faces in this new political environment through our bio's link. #GlamourCWOTY