GLAAD On The Future of Trans Representation In The Media

2020 13th Annual Essence Black Women In Hollywood Awards Luncheon
2020 13th Annual Essence Black Women In Hollywood Awards Luncheon Photo credit Getty Images

Every year, GLAAD puts out their “Where We Are on TV” report found drops in LGBTQ representation in scripted shows on broadcast, cable and streaming platforms. While overall LGBTQ representation was down, the racial diversity of queer characters was up. Alex Schmider, Associate Director of GLAAD's Transgender Representation joins us to discuss the report and the state of media for the trans community.