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.
Joaquin Gomez Hernandez murdered his partner, a transgender woman, after he walked in on her having sex with another man. News Report
33-year-old Jerrell Evans, on the right, was convicted of sex assault. Michelle Trujillo, a transgender woman who used to be known as Micheal Trujillo, was convicted in 2003 of attempted sex assault on a child by a person in a position of trust. Two Sexually Violent Predators Move to Colorado Springs
This is a “transwoman” apparently charged with child pornography offenses. Julianna Fialkowski Mugshot _ 09_01_15 Virginia Arrest Trans Advocate Julianna Fialkowski Charged with Child Pornography _ Planet Transgender
A man killed London Chanel, a Center City transgender woman, after she accused him of “sexually touching” her, his girlfriend testified Tuesday. Mayai Bankz testified that her boyfriend, Raheam Felton, attacked Chanel in an abandoned North Philadelphia house within moments of her telling Bankz of his moves on her. News Report
Robert James Spells was charged with shooting a 21-year-old transgender woman during a robbery and forcing an 11-year-old girl into prostitution, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. Spells was also charged with six other felonies including second-degree robbery, offering the child to men for sex and two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a […]
James Dixon, 24, of Clinton Hill, Brooklyn was arrested for the brutal 2013 beating death of transgender woman Islan Nettles — nearly two years after confessing to the crime, prosecutors said. Brooklyn Man Arrested for 2013 Death of Transgender Woman Islan Nettles – Hamilton Heights – DNAinfo