Vanessa Sheridan is a transgender veteran fighting for trans rights.

Transgender Veteran Combats Workplace Discrimination

Vanessa Sheridan served in the U.S. Air Force. Now, she's serving trans advocacy nationwide.

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0:41Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Marine Corp Gen. Joseph Dunford speaking
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Top US Military Official Says Transgender Policy Hasn't Changed

1:10President Donald Trump
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Lawmakers React To Trump Saying Transgender People Can't Serve

1:07Attorney General Jeff Sessions
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DOJ Claims LGBTQ Workplace Discrimination Isn't Illegal

1:32Transgender service members
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Putting Trump's Proposed Transgender Military Ban In Context

1:05Michelle Obama at the WFCO 30th anniversary event
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Michelle Obama Wants Women To Keep Breaking Glass Ceilings

6:29Wilmer Catalan-Ramirez with two of his children
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A Detained Immigrant's 2 Battles: Suing ICE While Fighting Deportation

1:14Ray Tensing on trial
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Charges Dropped Against Ohio Officer Who Killed Unarmed Black Man

1:36Students walk near Royce Hall of UCLA
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Republicans Are More Likely To Think Poorly Of College — Here's Why

0:57Quinceañera teens protest in front of the Texas Capitol building.
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These Girls Are Protesting Anti-Immigration Laws With A Quinceañera

1:32Colin Kaepernick kneels in protest of the national anthem.
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Colin Kaepernick Has Been Passed Over For An NFL Job — Again

1:01Sen. John Cornyn, Sen. Mitch McConnell and Sen. John Thune
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CBO Score Of The GOP's Repeal-Only Health Care Bill Is Harshest Yet

1:34A Muslim woman attends prayers
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Hate Crimes Targeting Muslims Seem To Be Rising In The US

1:04Jordan Edwards Who Was Shot and Killed By Police
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Officer Who Fatally Shot Unarmed 15-Year-Old Indicted On Murder Charge

1:07A girl participates in an art exhibit
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An Artist Is Using Old Phone Booths To Tell Immigrant Stories

1:08A former child bride and her baby
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Activists Show Nations The Dollar Cost Of Allowing Child Marriages

1:13Seattle skyline

Seattle Just Created A New Tax — But Only For Its Richest Residents

2:37Pregnant woman
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Incarcerated Women Are Still Being Shackled During Childbirth

1:10President Donald Trump.
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Trump And World Leaders Agree On Something: Women Entrepreneurs

0:54Graduation ceremony
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Chicago To Class Of 2020: Have A Grad Plan, Or We Keep Your Diploma

1:16Muslim student takes notes during lecture
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Despite Safety Concerns, International Student Enrollment Holds Steady

1:04Bear walks through Lamar Valley in Yellowstone National Park
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Hunter Baits Might Be A Good Chunk Of Bears' Diets

0:50Artist Éric Nado holding a typewriter gun
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An Artist Makes 'Guns' From Antique Typewriters

1:01MLB umpire Angel Hernandez signals.
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Cuban-Born Umpire Sues MLB For Racial Discrimination

1:05Man holds a rainbow flag
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Texas Court Rules Same-Sex Couples Aren't Entitled To Spousal Benefits

4:28Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke
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Sheriff David Clarke's Jail And Its Year Of Constant Controversy

0:44Rep. Dave Brat and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan arrive at U.S. Capitol.
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House Passes Bills Cracking Down On Immigration And Sanctuary Cities

1:14A demonstration of a child soldier holding a gun

Group Says US List Of Countries Who Use Child Soldiers Isn't Complete

0:41A Chicago Police logo
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Three Chicago Cops Indicted In Cover-Up Of Laquan McDonald Shooting

0:58People read in a public library
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Millennials Are More Likely To Head To The Library Than Other Adults

1:17California and U.S. flags
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California Has Its Own Travel Ban, And It's Expanding