Selenna (center) and fellow transgender friend Mathilda (right).
(AP Photo/Esteban Felix)In socially conservative Chile, life for transgender people can be an uphill battle. The Chilean government has historically been slow to pass progressive measures — i
Luna, a transgender girl, and her dog rest on her bed in Santiago, Chile.
(AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
Luna and her mother.
(AP Photo/Esteban Felix)Monica Flores' 6-year-old daughter, Luna, is also transgender, but her official records list her as a boy. It was a fact the Chilean mother didn't think could be chang
Selenna (right) plays at a museum with other transgender girls.
A transgender woman stands with younger transgender girls at a Gay Pride march in Santiago.
Selenna (right) and a friend twirl in traditional Chilean dance costumes.
Selenna (left) plays cards with her transgender friends.
Chihiro, a 10-year-old transgender boy.
Angela, a transgender girl, and her family.
Selenna (center right) and other transgender girls march at a Gay Pride parade in Santiago.
Materials from a children's workshop on gender identity in Santiago.
Selenna rocks a giraffe costume at a dance party.