Transgender Models Get Their Close-Up in Barneys Campaign

17 transgender models are featured in the department store's spring catalog and print ads.
3:00 | 01/31/14

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Or the holidays Barney's -- departments -- came under criticism for charges of racism. But in the new year the retailer is launching a campaign for equality for transgender people is called Brothers sisters. Sons and daughters features seventeen photographs of transgender people of different nationalities. Wear and brands like -- gaga and some of the photos -- the model with a relative. A film about the models will be on their blog at take it one step further -- was sort of training -- -- -- about the issues. The company says it has always promoted -- exceptions but feels that lags behind full understanding. Of gay lesbian issues.

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