Caitlyn Jenner was honored with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at last night's ESPY awards and gave a powerful acceptance speech, touching on the bleak reality that despite increased visibility and acceptance, the trans community continue to be victims of hate crimes, bullying and suicide. "
My plea for you tonight is to join me in making this one of your issues as well," said Jenner. "How do we start? Start with education. Learn as much as you can about another person."
After a 13-minute short film about her life narrated by Jon Hamm (who has been vocal about his distaste for the Kardashian empire in the past, interestingly), Jenner delivered the following speech to an audience that included her children, stepdaughters, mother and sister. Watch it all below.