This Is Who I Am (Yes, Even In Texas)

Abby Zimet

A moving, gracious, funny and beautifully done video from lesbian and gay officers in the Austin Police Department to LGBTQ youth who may be struggling with bullying to remind them that they, too, are "the faces of Texas." Part of the It Gets Better Project and The Trevor Project .


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