Rebekah is a twelve year old transgender activist, spreading her message of hope for trans and LGBTQ youth internationally through public speaking, television appearances, and social media. She’s testified before the NJ state legislature, spoken at rallies in NY and NJ, and this past summer shared her hopes for the church with 31,000 youth and adults at the Lutheran Youth Gathering in Houston, TX.
She’s been featured by Huffington Post, Teen Vogue, The Advocate Magazine, LGBTQ Nation, British Vogue, and the Human Rights Campaign for her advocacy. She’s appeared on Good Morning Britain and Good Day Philadelphia, received awards for activism and public speaking, and gone viral with videos and images inspiring people of all ages and identities to show up fully as themselves and dare to make the world a better place. She loves rainbows, unicorns, dance, theater, cooking shows and field hockey.
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NJ Public Schools to Teach LGBTQ History (WNYC, February 2019)
The day arrives when New Jersey preteen can change gender on her birth certificate (North Jersey Record, February 2019)
After N.J. law, my birth certificate finally matches who I am | Perspective (Philly Inquirer, February 2019)
The 'scary trans people the media warned you about' share their stories (Gay Star News, November 2018)
NJ Department of Education issues new trans guidance (Out in Jersey, October 2018)
Pride event urges acceptance, understanding (New Jersey Herald, June 2018)
N.J. transgender activists honored in Jersey City (Jersey Journal, August 2017)
Rebekah, 10, talks about being transgender and an advocate for other kids [VIDEO] (Good Day Philadelphia, August 2017)
10-Year-Old Transgender Girl Is World's Youngest Campaigner [VIDEO] (Good Morning Britain, July 2017)
Pride Rally Returns to the Streets (Gay City News, June 2017
10 Transgender and Gender Fluid Youth Who Are Working to Change the World (HRC, March 2017)
A 10-Year-Old Girl Slammed Transphobia in One Sentence (Teen Vogue, March 2017)
This 10-Year-Old Trans Girl Destroyed A Major Myth About Transgender People (Refinery29, February 2017)
10-Year-Old Busts Myth About Trans People With Powerful Sign (Huffington Post, February 2017)