Black Transgender Woman Announces Presidential Bid

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A transgender woman from Ohio has become the second LGBTQ presidential candidate for the 2020 election.

Cheviot, Ohio resident Pamela Rocker announced she was running for president earlier this year and filed her “Statement of Candidacy” with the Federal Elections Commission for the 2020 election as a Democrat in April, The Cincinnati Enquirer reported.

Rocker, 35, would be the first transgender Black female president in history. She released a campaign video at the beginning of this year and said that she was running for president to create “awareness and visibility” for transgender people of color.

“Even the white man should be tired of the white man running and ruining this country,” Rocker said in the video. “Since its very existence, our founding fathers really saw the brightest and the best for our country, and that’s equality for all.”

The presidential hopeful told The Cincinnati Enquirer that she…

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