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A Moment of Genius

Recently Caitlyn Jenner has called for the acceptance of transgender people after she accepted a bravery award in Los Angeles. The reality star and former athlete had made her first public appearance since she came out as a transgender woman.

Speaking to an audience of sports stars after accepting the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage, she stated that she had struggled with her identity since childhood. She issued a challenge for “a more empathetic society and a better world.”

Jenner had confirmed that she was transitioning into a woman this past April and while she was Bruce Jenner, she won the decathlon at the Olympic Games in Montreal in 1976. She is seen as the highest-profiled American to come out as transgender.

After her speech 7/15/15 she received a standing ovation at the award ceremony that was hosted by ESPN. The Arthur Ashe Award for Courage is named after the…

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