One more thought with regard to the PD's coverage of Cemia Dove. At least one other news service is getting right:
I refer to the short printed article, not the accompanying video.
OK, I've said my piece, and will pester you no further. I hope I've helped you see trans people not as freaks, jokes, crazies, or villains, but as people simply trying to live authentic lives after having been dealt a tough genetic hand at birth. It's hard having a body out of synch with who you know yourself to be, even before you encounter the world's prejudice, ignorance, and fear.