Serena Daniari
Serena Daniari

Serena is a Multimedia Producer at Mic. She is a transgender activist, pop culture enthusiast, and social media storyteller. You can reach her at serena@mic.com.

Dec. 14, 2017

The ‘Real Housewives’ has a long history of homophobia and transphobia. Here it is.

We're taking an in-depth look at some of the most problematic LGBTQ moments from Bravo's flagship reality TV series.
Dec. 4, 2017

Kenya Moore’s apology for transphobia on ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ was totally insufficient

For the second week in a row, the 'RHOA' star made transphobic comments on the Bravo reality show.
Nov. 27, 2017

About Kenya Moore’s intolerable transphobia on Sunday night’s ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’

A series fraught with anti-LGBTQ rhetoric proves its inability to evolve from its problematic past.
Dec. 22, 2016

Transgender survival guide for the holidays: Tips to remember when you reunite with family

'Tis the season to get your transphobic relatives all the way together.
Nov. 3, 2016

'American Horror Story: Roanoke' tops itself in a remarkably gruesome episode

Nearly everyone is dead.

Nov. 1, 2016

Transgender Muslim woman Raina Aliev reportedly hacked to death after her wedding

Her father reportedly called for her execution.
Oct. 27, 2016
Oct. 13, 2016

'American Horror Story' season 6, episode 5 recap: Evan Peters is back

His new character is connected to 'American Horror Story: Freak Show.'
Oct. 12, 2016

'American Horror Story: Roanoke': Will Evan Peters' character be revealed in episode 5?

These fan theories about Evan Peters' season six character are seriously trippy.
Oct. 9, 2016

Harrison Browne comes out as the first openly transgender athlete on US pro sports team

Harrison Browne just took a huge step for trans athletes everywhere.

Oct. 6, 2016

Who were the Druids? Lady Gaga's 'American Horror Story' character's past revealed

Lady Gaga's 'The Witch of the Woods' will steal your soul and your man.
Oct. 6, 2016

'American Horror Story' season 6, chapter 4 recap: Cricket

Of course there was a pig mask.
Sept. 29, 2016
Sept. 22, 2016

'American Horror Story' season 6, chapter 2 recap: "Murde" House

Where the hell is Flora? Is that Lady Gaga?
Sept. 15, 2016

'American Horror Story' season 6, chapter 1 recap: 'My Roanoke Nightmare'

It wouldn't be 'American Horror Story' without characters making dumb decisions.

Sept. 11, 2016

Chelsea Manning begins hunger strike to protest her treatment in all-male prison

Chelsea Manning's hunger strike demonstrates the grim reality of transgender incarceration.
Aug. 31, 2016

Michelle Rodriguez's '(Re) Assignment' looks like it will be an epic, transphobic mess

The film is one of the latest examples to reveal Hollywood's problem with trans representation.