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.
David Ayrton is a man who identifies as a woman named Davina. He is accused of raping a fifteen year old girl in 2004. News Report
This blog has been active for just under 3 years and two months. I’ve done some math and it works out that we blog around 130 bad guys every month. That’s 4.3 every day and it’s not even a drop in the ocean. To produce content for this blog, the contributors have Google Alerts sent […]
Mashawn Sonds was convicted Friday of first-degree assault as a hate crime for striking a 29-year-old transgender woman in the head with a two by four piece of plexiglass in 2014 and causing severe and likely permanent injuries, according to the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office. News Report
Carlton Champion shot and killed his boyfriend, a man who identified as a woman. News Report
Jane Nicholson is a man who identifies as a woman. He has been charged with sexually assaulting a 13 year old boy. News Report
Keith Gaillard is accused of murdering a trans woman. News Report