CNN: Afro-Latina Michaela Jaé Rodriguez is the first trans actress to win a Golden Globe

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Puerto Rican actor Michaela Jaé Rodriguez recently won her first Golden Globe for her iconic performance in FX's "Pose." Her win is not only a huge accomplishment for Rodriquez, but also for the trans community. She is now the first trans actress to win a major acting Golden Globe. On Instagram, she wrote:

This is the door that is going to open the door for many more young talented individuals. They will see that it is more than possible. They will see that a young Black Latina girl from Newark New Jersey who had a dream, to change the minds others would WITH LOVE. LOVE WINS.

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