Paddy, who hails from Leicester, England, was 7 years old when she was filmed for the documentary Born in the Wrong Body: My Transgender Kid, which aired this week on Channel 4 in the U.K. The clip above of Paddy discussing her gender identity with prodigious clarity is just perfect. I love it so much. I can’t stop watching.
Above is the Kimye scene from the premiere of I Am Cait, E!’s new reality series about Caitlyn Jenner. We’ve known for a while now (via Jenner’s April coming-out interview with Diane Sawyer) that Kanye West helped his initially wary wife Kim Kardashian accept Caitlyn’s transition, but via this show, we heard Kanye himself speak about Caitlyn for the first time.
Caitlyn Jenner received this year’s Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs, and more impressively, two standing ovations from the entire room during the live ceremony—one before and one after her wide-ranging, 10-minute acceptance speech, which touched on her transition but was devoted more to her activism on behalf of the trans community. “With attention comes responsibility,” she explained.