Showing posts with label Trans woman. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Trans woman. Show all posts

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


please press:  www.rollingstone.com

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.   

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.     

17 March 2019

civil rights - Transgender people like me have a right to be a part of society — and sport

Rachel V. McKinnon
The Frederick News-Post


Frederick, MD

Credit:  https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/40/Evangelical_Lutheran_on_East_Church_Street_-_panoramio.jpg

please press:  www.fredericknewspost.com

29 September 2018

Louisiana - HRC Mourns the Loss of Vontashia Bell, a Trans Woman Killed in Louisiana

Brian McBride
HRC


Shreveport, LA

Credit:  https://media-cdn.tripadvisor.com/media/photo-s/0a/03/28/80/shreveport-bossier-louisiana.jpg

please press:  www.hrc.org

ezs note:  It's been about a month, but Vontashia Bell's murderer is still at large.  If you live in the greater Shreveport area, you can still be a hero.  Just call the police at 318-673-6955.  Thanks.

14 May 2018

civil rights - Every Lesbian, Bisexual, Queer And/Or Trans Woman Running for US Office in 2018

Laura Mandanas
Autostraddle


Credit:  http://wineforcures.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/volunteer-green-logo1.jpg

please press:  www.autostraddle.com

ezs note:  Okay... this is important.  Whether you live in a town, city, district, or state or not, get to know the candidate a bit.  If she/he/hir suits your fancy, volunteer!  I can't make any guarantees - but if you work hard, you'll have a friend for life - and maybe an important one. 

15 July 2017

Close-Knit Breaks Ground as a Mainstream Japanese Film About a Trans Woman

Jessica Lachenal
The Mary Sue


Close-Knit movie (Japan)

Credit:  http://www.exberliner.com/downloads/17550/download/close-knit.jpg?cb=86b73199bf151fafe428e714c488beba

please press:  www.themarysue.com

28 June 2017

HRC Mourns Ava Le’Ray Barrin, Trans Woman Killed in Georgia

Gabe Murchison
HRC


Ava Le’Ray Barrin

Credit:  http://static.vibe.com/files/2017/06/Ava-LeRay-Barrin-1498661122-640x560.jpg

please press:  http://www.hrc.org

23 May 2017

‘Pure Desperation’: Trans Woman Defends Man Who Botched ‘Back-Alley Surgery’

Mary Emily O'Hara
NBC News


Credit:  https://pics.me.me/if-i-kill-you-you-dont-pay-dr-nick-riviera-160639.png

please press:  http://www.nbcnews.com

ezs note:  Damn... I really don't make light of these charlatans... on the other hand, I really do... but there are ways you can look into without resorting to these quacks, charlatans, idiots, buffoons, assholes... you get the picture.

10 April 2017