Children as young as 2 years old can find themselves at odds with the gender assigned to them at birth. Sociologist Ann Travers joins us to talk about the experience of transgender kids – and about how parents can guide their discovery. Travers’ book is called “The Trans Generation: How Trans Kids (and Their Parents) are Creating a Gender Revolution” (NYU Press).
Destin Cramer, second right, embraces friends from the school's Gender Awareness Group as they pose for a photo at the opening of a gender neutral bathroom at Nathan Hale high school Tuesday, May 17, 2016, in Seattle. From left are Jakob Ainsworth, Honour Beattie, Zack Bebout, Cramer and Deena Kennedy. Elaine Thompson/AP Photo