Teen Becomes His School Football Team’s First Transgender Player
|09/21/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
A Canadian teen is making waves as his high school football team’s first openly transgender player.
Kennedy Cooley said he transferred to Halifax West High School in Halifax, Canada for his senior year because he’d heard that students there would be more accepting of his gender identity than his previous school, CTV News reports.
The 17-year-old, who wants to become a graphic designer or a firefighter, said he was initially apprehensive about joining Halifax West’s football team. Once he did, however, he found that his teammates weren’t fazed read more >>>