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Transgender Murder

Trans Bodies Are Not a Halloween Costume

Delia Melody | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Delia Melody

It's easy to say it's "just a costume," and at the end of the night, you can take it off. But we can't take off our transness, and we will continue having to live with the consequences of the subtle, casual hatred your costume embodies.

Suspect Arrested In Murder Of Transgender Woman India Clarke

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Police in Tampa, Florida, have arrested a man they believe murdered India Clarke, whose death put her on a growing list of transgender woman killed vi...

Transgender Woman Murdered In Family-Friendly Park In Tampa

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A transgender woman's body was found in a Tampa, Florida park on Tuesday morning, adding her name to a growing list of trans women violently killed th...

New Twist In Transgender Woman's Murder Case

| Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

By Murray Weiss, DNA Info MANHATTAN — Frustrated investigators trying to solve the beating death of a transgendered Harlem woman are appealing t...

Has Gentrification of New York's Harlem Neighborhood Stirred Up Prejudice Against LGBTQ Residents?

Irene Monroe | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Irene Monroe

I'm told that, oddly, the resentment toward white queer people taking up residence in Harlem has been expressed more openly toward black queer people, in the form of homophobic and transphobic slurs and attacks.

Suspect Held In October Murder Of Transgender Teen

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 12.15.2011 | Detroit

New evidence has surfaced in the case of the October murder of transgender teen Michelle Hilliard, and Detroit police now have the alleged killer, Qas...