African-American

September 25, 2014

A closer look at Eisha Love and violence in Chicago

The Windy City Times published a third article in an investigative series about the arrest of Eisha Love and the subsequent murders of Paige Clay and Tiffany Gooden.Eisha Love was charged with first degree attempted murder after surviving a transphobic attack on Chicago's west side.

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August 21, 2014

Trans Women of Color Collective led a Call to Action one year after assault on Islan Nettles

The Trans Women of Color Collective (TWOCC) of Greater New York led a Call to Action this past Monday at Jackie Robinson Park in Harlem, marking one year since the brutal assault on Islan Nettles.

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August 4, 2014

National Association of Black Journalists Conference: Tiffany Warren honored, GLAAD panel addresses reporting on anti-trans violence

GLAAD's Senior Media Strategist Tiq Milan moderated a panel on fair and accurate reporting of violence against transgender women of color at this year's National Association of Black Journalist Conference in Boston. Additionally GLAAD board member, Tiffany R. Warren received teh 2014 Pat Tobin Award.

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January 13, 2014

CeCe McDonald released from prison

CeCe McDonald, who served two and a half years in prison for killing a man in an act of self-defense, has been released from prison.

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November 20, 2013

GLAAD remembers the victims on Transgender Day of Remembrance

Today is Transgender Day of Remembrance. This isn't about pride or parties.

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February 7, 2013

Evon "Yung LT" Young: Remains still not found in gruesome murder of transgender rapper

Evon "Yung LT" Young, the 22-year-old transgender male rapper who has been missing since New Year's Day, is the alleged victim of a gruesome murder, according to Milwaukee authorities.

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February 5, 2013

Huffpost Live Panel Tackles The intersection of Race and Sexual Orientation

Huffpost Live host Marc Lamont Hill hosts panel tackles the topic: "Is Gay the New Black."
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New Poll Finds High Minority Support in IL for Marriage Equality

Support for marriage equality has reached an all-time high among African-American and Latino voters in Illinois, according to a recent PPP poll.

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