Jazz Jennings (born October 6, 2000) is an American transgender activist.
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Jazz is best known for her inspirational YouTube videos where she shines a spotlight on life as a transgender teen. She will also have her own show on TLC called All That Jazz.
At age 5, Jazz began living as a female. During her 2013 special on 20/20, it was explained that the 5-year-old was put on hormone blockers to make sure that she didn’t go through male puberty. She was named one of “The 25 Most Influential Teens of 2014” by Time.
With the new season of ‘I Am Jazz’ giving a look at Jazz Jennings’ gender confirmation surgery, it also gives hope & guidance to those struggling with their sexuality in the midst of the excluding Trump administration.