★★★★★ (out of 5) Season 2 of Amazon’s boundary-pushing show moves beyond Season 1’s focus on transgender transitioning to include issues of personal history and religious identity, as well as the bonds we have with family, friends and even foes, never forgetting to put its characters first and aided greatly by pitch-perfect performances by all involved, all under the assured, confident guidance of creator Jill Soloway, creating a masterpiece that outshines the first season entirely.
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In February 2013, President Barack Obama hailed his administration as “the most transparent administration in history.” It was an echo of a 2008 promise, made first on the campaign trail and then enshrined in Presidential memoranda, to share with the world the otherwise opaque dealings of an executive office, to restore trust in public servants. 710 more words
Have you ever had to choose between what was and what is? A place where you are beholding your past and your new identity (future). Last year, I was in a place of transition-where I had to undergo many trials and tribulations which would physically transform me into the person God intended for me to become. 408 more words
In today’s TV news roundup, the “Transparent” creators’ new show starring Kathryn Hahn and Kevin Bacon will premiere in May, social media celebrity Ray Diaz joins TV Land’s “Lopez,” and more. 210 more words