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Moroccan Transgender Dancer Noor Talbi Tries to Raise Awareness

At 6 feet in height, an ex-gold-medal hurdler undergoes gender transition to become a dancer, model, and transgender activist. And although Morocco (namely Casablanca) has a long historical connection with transgender surgery, and even though transgender persons are more permissible than homosexual persons under Islam, she still has an uphill battle for recognition.

The Rocky Mount Telegram.