Utah High School Crowns Transgender Prom Queen

Maka Brown was the first transgender prom queen in her school's history
1:09 | 04/30/15

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Just days after Bruce Jenna revealed that he identified as a woman high school student in EU top are celebrating a fellow transgender student at their biggest event. Aka Browning eighteen year old transgender teen at the Salt Lake school for the performing arts. She was different when she started high school students knew her as a why and how these same students voted her prom queen. With just like laugh and weird happenings here and now after reaching puberty with her body changing opposite she was uncomfortable and depressed. After attending a pride parade not a finally felt relieved when she saw others were in the same boat. She came out as transgender to her mom. And it's cool her silence students are accepting of makah as well I was really proud of this school that being horrible to see market for machine is. Up I was surprised to be nominated for prom queen and even more surprised to win. Her mother says it's validation for her making that decision to accept who she was and be happy. Something she takes to heart. Strive to be the most authentic version of yourself but you can because authenticity views. It's tantamount to happen.

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