Showing posts with label Black. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Black. Show all posts

01 July 2020

lead story - Black transgender woman shot dead in Dallas

Tim Fitzsimons
NBC News


Dallas, TX


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ezs note:  If you live in Dallas or the surrounding area, and have information about the murder of Merci Mack, please call the Dallas Police Department at 214-671-3986. Thanks.  

03 June 2020

lead story - A Black Trans Woman Named Iyanna Dior Was Beaten by a Mob In Minneapolis

E.J. Dickson
Rolling Stone


Minneapolis, MN


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ezs note  While the murder of George Floyd is taking the lion's share of attention (and VERY deserving), Iyanna Dior's brutal attack deserves our attention too.   

30 May 2020

07 May 2020

civil rights - HRC Mourns Nina Pop, Black Trans Woman Killed in Missouri

Elliott Kozuch
HRC


Sikeston, MO
Harold E. Comstock (born in Sikeston)


please press:  www.hrc.org

ezs note:  As before, this blog notes the murder of Nina Pop, except that this one has a photograph of her.  Please, take a second look.  If you recognize her and witnessed her murder, please call 573-471-8568. Thanks.     

07 September 2019

lead story - Second black transgender women believed to be violently killed in 2 days

Muri Assunção
New York Daily News


Clewiston, FL
(Hendry County)


please press:  www.nydailynews.com  

 ezs note: In such a sparsely county, two such murders are truly frightening.  If you know of either Keisha Whittaker or Bee Love's killings, please turn it over to the police.  Their number is 863-674-5600.  Above all, don't be a hero - I don't want to be writing a third statistic.  Thanks.

24 July 2019

lead story - A Black Transgender Woman Was Found Fatally Shot In South Carolina

Lauren Strapagiel
BuzzFeed


Charleston, SC  (1733)


please press:  www.buzzfeednews.com

ezs note:  If you have any information regarding the murder of Denali Berries Stuckey, please call Charleston (SC) police at 843-577-7434. Thanks.   

28 June 2019

lead story - Police investigate 11th murder of a black transgender woman this year

Doha Madani
NBC News


Kansas City, MO


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ezs note:  If you live or work in Kansas City, MO (in particular, the Lykins neighborhood) and you have any information regarding the murder of Brooklyn Lindsey, please call the Kansas City police department at 816-234-5111.  Thanks. 

01 December 2018

lead story - HRC Mourns Tydi, a Black Transgender Woman Killed in Baltimore

Helen Parshall
HRC



Baltimore, MD

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please press:  www.hrc.org

ezs note:  If you live in or near the Baltimore area, and you saw anything regarding Tydi's murder, please call the Baltimore police department at 311.  Thanks.

06 October 2018

Florida - Florida sees fifth murder of black transgender woman with killing of Londonn Moore

Monivette Cordeiro
Orlando Weekly


North Port, FL

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please press:  www.orlandoweekly.com

ezs note:  As of now, Londonn Moore's murderer has not been caught yet.  If you live in North Port, FL, and you have witnessed anything, please call the police at 941-429-7323.  Thanks. 

03 November 2017

Report Highlights Experiences of Black Transgender People in U.S.

Mashaun D. Simon
NBC News


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26 December 2016

Transgender black man slashed after offering his seat

Tina Moore and Natalie Musumeci
New York Post


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ezs note:  Well, you never know what sort of nefarious deed he has in mind after he offers you his seat.

Riiiiight.

18 March 2016

Brown U. Students Protest Black Transgender Speaker Because Jewish Group Invited Her

Robby Soave
Reason


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ezs note:  Congratulations, nitwits.  You just kept the most influential African-American transwoman away from one of the most influential universities on North America... if not the entire planet.  Hope you're happy.

F&$*ing morons...

03 March 2016

New Book Highlights Experience of Black Transgender Youth

Hayley Miller
HRC


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please press:  http://www.hrc.org