The Transgender Day of Remembrance is an event created by Gwen Smith held each year on November 20. The event raises awareness of violence against transgender people. It misses, however, the opportunity to create solidarity with Women by failing to note that it is Men who commit violence against transgender people in overwhelming numbers. We look […]
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Transgender Law and Policy Institute estimates the Transgender population at 2 – 5% of the US population. National Center for Transgender Equality reports that only 0.25 – 1.0 % of the US population are Transsexual, persons suffering from a complete psychosexual inversion who desire to transition to…
Transgender activists have framed the issue of Male Violence against Trans people as something wholly different from Male Violence against Women. This is a missed opportunity for solidarity around the issue of Male Violence.
It’s overwhelmingly Male Violence that Kills Transgender People. Male Violence. It’s a crisis.
Michael Adams Jr. is a “transgender woman” who murdered his girlfriend, Amber Hartwig, while he was “transitioning.” She was apparently killed in front of their children, 18 and 10. Transgendered Man Pleads Guilty to Shooting Death of Girlfriend _ fox4kc
Brodes Wayne Joynes is charged with a hate crime and attempted murder for allegedly stabbing a transgender woman in the chest. Man charged in attack on transgendered woman on Muni pleads not guilty _ Crime & Courts _ San Francisco _ San Francisco Examiner.
A 63-year-old retired man in California has been charged with the 1989 stabbing death of a transgender woman at her home. Police say Douglas Gutridge, 37 at the time, killed 35-year-old Carla Salazar in Santa Ana. Douglas Gutridge charged with 1989 murder of transgender woman Carla Salazar _ Daily Mail Online
Walter Miller aka Julia Morgan, 26, was a Man who identified as a Woman. He killed his therapist, Rita Powers, after she apparently declined to give him a letter saying he could get sexual reassignment surgery. Post-Modernism Harms Women _ Vancouver Rape Relief & Women’s Shelter Snowflake Especial – we have a right to BE […]
Isaiah Johnson was convicted of sexually assaulting a male special needs student. http://www.jud2.ct.gov_crdockets_CaseDetailDisp Stamford transgender person charged with sexually assaulting minor – StamfordAdvocate
Joseph Scott Pemberton is charged with killing a transgender woman. Slain transgender Filipina’s fiancé can’t forgive Marine suspected of murder_ ‘I have … anger in my heart’ – NY Daily News.