FORTĒ is an online magazine showcasing talented transgender people, offering an in-depth, and professional, look at very hireable candidates that are often discriminated against.
The transgender movement has become increasingly visible and more storylines are being featured in TV shows and movies, but it seems this latest pop-culture preoccupation has had little to no effect on social policy. A mere 20 US states have laws in place to protect discrimination against gender identity.
All photos by Alexander Haabesland. Photos and name are solely for illustration purposes.