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Mexican transgender people celebrate new gender-affirming IDs

The Mexican government recently decided to allow consulates across the U.S. to issue new documents to transgender Mexicans living here, to affirm their gender identity.

María Inés Zamudio of WBEZ tells us how the Mexican trans community in Chicago is responding.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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