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.
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.
Charles Nolan Sargent is charged with killing Diamond Williams, a transgender woman. Ubiñas_ Transgender woman’s death brings long overdue awareness.
Randy Lee Parkerson is charged with killing Zoraida Reyes, 29, a transgender woman. Arrest Made in Slaying of Transgender Woman _ NBC Southern California. Arrest made in slaying of O.C.
A transgender woman attacked a paramedic with a shampoo bottle in an unprovoked mid-afternoon assault. Kevin Fletcher, 36, now known as Leyla, struck the worker on the head before kicking him after being found stricken. Transgender thug attacked paramedic with shampoo bottle in unprovoked assault – Manchester Evening News.