Transgender Day of Remembrance #tdor @gwenners

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 […]

THIS is Transgender

Originally posted on OUT of My Panties, Now!!!:
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…

Henry Richard Gleaves

Henry Richard Gleaves is accused of killing a gay man. News outlets initially reported the victim to be a transgender woman. 20-year-old wanted for murder at Fern Valley Hotel Louisville Murder Highlights 2015’s Already Alarming Anti-LGBT Violence _ Advocate Killer sought after man found shot in Fern Valley hotel parking – wave3 UPDATE_ Another Black Trans Woman […]

Douglas Gutridge

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