Best Emmys moment for streaming TV was push for transgender equality


Amazon and Netflix secured three Emmy victories Sunday for Transparent and Orange Is the New Black, but the most meaningful moment for the streaming services was during Transparent creator Jill Soloway’s speech for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy

“We don’t have a trans tipping point yet — we have a trans and civil rights problem,” Soloway proclaimed before urging people to help the transgender movement. “So go to, and go to vote to pass the trans equality bill. Thank you.”

Transgender issues are more visible than ever, and Soloway’s call-to-action reaffirmed that there’s much to be done in the fight for equal rights for the transgender population …

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