Laura Vermont, 18, died of suspicious head trauma. A 'witness' alleges two military police officers coerced him, under threat of violence, not to implicate them.
Brazil — a country which sees a record amount of transphobic violence — is taking unique steps to reduce the epidemic in Rio prisons.
Images of Verônica Bolina's disfigured face have gone viral, sparking a #SomosTodosVeronica movement against Brazilian police brutality.
Brazil's burgeoning evangelical movement is on a fast track to power, with a decidedly antigay mission.
Two trans women visiting Dubai have been charged with indecent acts after local police realized they're trans.