Channel 4 News: Model Laith Ashley on Transitioning Genders

The campaign to tackle discrimination against transgender people has been gathering pace as new laws passed in North Carolina last month have been criticised for being anti-LGBT.

And one man spearheading it is the new star of the New York catwalk, model Laith Ashley. Laith was born female.

He is now 26 – and started transitioning two years ago. He joins us live now from New York.