transgender suicide Archive

Transgender Day Of Rememberance, 2013

Trigger Warning: Transphobia, Murder, Hate, Suicide

This is the time of year I dread. I wish we lived in a world where we didn’t need a day like the Transgender Day of Remembrance, but we do. And the numbers are staggering, growing each year. Not because more trans people are being murdered now than ever before (though that may also be the case), but because more victims are being recognized and identified as transgender, and more of these crimes are being reported and recognized as crimes.

Transgender Day of Rememberance, 2011

These are the names of the people this year whose murders were reported to be due to transphobic hate. This post may be triggering for some. Please click the link to the article to read further.