Stingl: Transgender author shares her story and joins the effort to preserve her civil rights

"They can say I don't exist. That's what this whole thing is about," Ernst told me when I visited her Wauwatosa home on Monday. "It's horrible. It takes the human dignity away from 1.4 million Americans for no good reason."

Milwaukee Pride announces its 2018 BeOUT Award Winners

Milwaukee Pride, Inc. is excited to honor the winners of this year’s BeOUT Awards for LGBTQ Visibility, including author Carla Anne Ernst.