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How 'Supergirl' is Changing the Game for Transgender Youth

UNLV professor Erika Abad on the history of LGBTQ people in comics, television, film, and other media, and why TV's latest superhero is just what we need.

On Oct. 14, CW show "Supergirl" debuts TV's first transgender superhero — a positive move forward for the trans community that UNLV gender and sexuality studies professor Erika Abad hopes will spur other changes in the entertainment industry. (Shutterstock)

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