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Transgender Youth Find Comfort at Carmen’s Place

By Tenzin Tseyang • May 5th, 2008 • Category: Editorial

It’s almost 7:30 on a frigid Tuesday evening in a nondescript apartment atop one of the many stores of the busy Steinway Street in Astoria, Queens. Father Louis Braxton Jr., a portly man, with sad, friendly eyes, and dressed in black sweatpants, a black shirt and a wooly grey sweater, sits by his office desk [...]