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Explore this selection of TransLash & Imara Jones-focused media coverage. If we’ve missed anything, let us know.

TIME

“Trans people are not new. We have always been here. As long as there’s been recorded human history, we have always existed. But we have been written out of the human story..."

THE ADVOCATE

"Trans people telling our own stories will save our lives," says Imara Jones. The activist and journalist whose work has won Emmy and Peabody Awards is the creator of TransLash...

them

“Being a Black network at this point means they have a heightened responsibility to Black trans people,” said Imara Jones, author of the open letter...

NPR

Imara Jones, an independent journalist and founder of TransLash media, told NPR's All Things Considered, that this moment has been "a crucible"...

Gay Times

Imara Jones, trans activist and creator of TransLash – an organisation devoted to amplifying trans voices – also said: “Oftentimes people can see at Pride the police presence...

Teen Vogue

Imara Jones, creator and producer of TransLash Media, is taking that one step further with her short documentary The Future of Trans. In the film, she speaks to transgender people about how...

Democracy Now!

For more, we’re going to Imara Jones, who was there on the stage, creator of TransLash, at the Brooklyn protest. Can you talk about the significance of what is taking place right now...

MSNBC

TransLash founder and Open Society Foundations fellow Imara Jones and Columbia Law professor Kimberle Crenshaw, creator of the term “intersectionality,”...

The New York TImes

...to a recent interview with Imara Jones, who discussed making the current Black Lives Matter movement truly inclusive to black trans women like herself...

The Brian Lehrer Show

Imara Jones, creator of Translash Media, Soros Equality fellow and journalist-in-Residence at The Greene Space, and TS Candii, an organizer with DecrimNY...

Openly News

"Oftentimes people can see at Pride the police presence as being inflammatory," said Imara Jones, a trans woman based in New York City and the creator of TransLash...

PBS NewsHour

Activists are demanding those stories be centered in the “Black Lives Matter” movement. NewsHour Weekend's Ivette Feliciano spoke with Imara Jones...

Look To The Stars

“Our 2020 honorees reflect our most diverse group of honorees ever, representing women of color and the LGBTQI community, as well as leaders in the for-profit...

New York Public Radio

Emmy and Peabody Award-Winning Journalist to Convene “LIVES AT STAKE” A Live Event Series on Trans Issues and Rights, Series Debuts on Tuesday, March 31...

ELLE Magazine

As the creator of TransLash, a docu-series about the lives of trans people of color, Imara aims to connect those stories to what is happening...

Minnesota State University Reporter

Imara Jones, who proudly identifies as a black trans woman, is an award winning journalist, social justice activist, and creator of the docuseries “Translash”...

THE ADVOCATE

Imara Jones is both pessimistic and hopeful. The Emmy and Peabody-winning journalist and activist created TransLash, a docuseries and media platform...

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TWITTER

@jk_rowling So I was born named Harry Potter, before the books were published, it's just a coincidence but it's been challenging going through life ... with a famous name.
anyway, I just got my legal name change approved🏳️‍⚧️

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