A Boy Named Gavin
TIME just named Gavin Grimm one of the 100 most influential people in the world. This is where his fight for trans rights began. On November 11, 2014, fifteen-year-old Gavin, a transgender boy, was forced to stand before his community with a basic request to recognize his humanity. Even under the cruelest of circumstances, though, Gavin Grimm has always shined.