2021 is now the deadliest year on record for transgender people

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With transgender homicides at an all-time high in 2021, TC alum David Johns (MA ’06) calls for the Biden administration to protect trans people of color under existing hate crime laws, and recommends policy changes to address underlying inequities — via PBS NewsHour. #TCAlumni

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/2021-is-now-the-deadliest-year-on-record-for-transgender-people

This year has shattered the record of transgender homicides in a year with 45 to date — most of them Black or Latinx.