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Midsumma National News. Spain's transgender beauty queen gets standing ovation at Miss Universe gala of the competition, there was a transgender contestant, Ángela Ponce, Spain's transsexual Miss Universe candidate hounded by press and. Once part of the Hollywood super couple "Brangelina," Angelina Jolie has described herself as bisexual.
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Ponce said she had suffered discrimination before as a model, being rejected for fashion events or shoots once designers or organizers discovered she had undergone a sex reassignment procedure. Angela Ponce won Miss Universe Spain at the weekend and becomes the first transgender woman to compete in the global beauty pageant. Inyear-old Jenna Talackova was banned from Canada's Miss Universe pageant for not being a "naturally born" female.
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Angel's sister, Allie, sat beside her; she had flown down to Los Angeles from New Jersey with their brother to surprise Angel. Angela Ponce, the first transgender woman to compete in the Miss Universe pageant, wants to make history as a role model for trans children. You may also want to view these photo galleries: Replay.
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This seems outdated inbut the honoring of physical beauty may carry special significance for transgender women, who are often punished—both by institutional discrimination as well as street-based and intimate partner violence—for daring to be beautiful, or for embodying their feminine form. The first transgender woman to compete in the global Miss Universe pageant wants to make history as a role model for trans children around.
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