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Andraya Yearwood, connecticut, National, News, Sports, Terry Miller, Transgender Athletes, Transphobia -

Parents and student athletes in Connecticut are big mad after two transgender high school sprinters took home state titles this track season.

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Brooklyn BreYanna Stevenson, Featured, News, Trans Murder, Trans Violence, transphobia -

Police do not yet know if Brooklyn BreYanna Stevenson, 31, was victim of hate crime

The post Black trans woman found murdered in Oklahoma City motel appeared first on theGrio.

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Bullying, Kylie Perez, News, transphobia -

On Friday, 14-year-old Kylie Perez was attacked at her high school in Newark and viciously beaten down.

The post Trans teen viciously attacked at Newark high school appeared first on theGrio.

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Charlamagne Tha God, Entertainment, Janet Mock, LGBT, Lil Duval, Rolling Stone, The Breakfast Club, Transgender, transphobia -

Charlamagne Tha God is threatening to sue Rolling Stone after the magazine published a story accusing him of making transphobic comments.

The post Charlamagne threatens to sue Rolling Stone over ‘transphobic comments’ story appeared first on theGrio.

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Charlamagne Tha God, Entertainment, LGBT, Lil Duval, The Breakfast Club, Trans Lives Matter, transphobia, Trump Trans Ban -

From the corners of hip-hop to the nation's capital, trans lives are on display in a violent intersection of politics and popular culture.

The post From ‘The Breakfast Club’ to White House, transphobia takes center stage appeared first on theGrio.

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Charlamagne Tha God, Entertainment, LGBT, The Breakfast Club, trans, transphobia -

On Sunday during an appearance at Politicon, Charlamagne tha God was interrupted during his remarks by two women protesting for the trans community.

The post Charlamagne Tha God gets interrupted by trans protesters appeared first on theGrio.

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Chyna Gibson, Ciara McElveen, Jaquarrius Holland, LGBT, Living, trans, Trans Violence, Transgender, transphobia -

In the past week alone, at least three transgender women of color have been murdered.

The post Silence on trans violence has deadly consequences appeared first on theGrio.

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Chyna Doll Dupree, Chyna Gibson, LGBT, LGBTQ, Living, News, Trans Murders, Transgender, transphobia -

On Saturday night, nationally-known performer Chyna Gibson was killed in a shooting in New Orleans.

The post Transgender woman killed in New Orleans shooting appeared first on theGrio.

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Islan Nettles, James Dixon, News, Transgender, transphobia -

The man who killed a black transgender woman after flirting with her and then finding out she was not a cisgender woman, has been sentenced to 12 years on manslaughter charges for his attack. James Dixon, 25, said he had been “fooled by a transgender” days before and that it was “blind fury” which drove him to attack 21-year-old Islan […]

The post James Dixon sentenced to 12 years for killing black trans woman Islan Nettles appeared first on theGrio.

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