Serena Daniari
Serena Daniari

Serena is a Social Programming Editor at Mic. She is a transgender activist, pop culture enthusiast, and social media storyteller. You can reach her at

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
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.