A new documentary about the life and death of Shelly Hilliard reminds us of how often black trans women are seen as expendable.
While overall violence against LGBTQ and HIV-affected people is down, trans women and LGBTQ people of color are more and more likely to be attacked, even killed.
Salvadoran police are being urged to consider whether Francela Méndez Rodríguez was killed because of her LGBT rights work or her trans identity.
A recent attack on a trans woman in New York City is no anomaly, according to this writer.
A woman comes forward to accuse former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert as 'the one who was abusing' her brother in high school.
New York City Police are hunting for the deranged man who assaulted a transgender woman and pushed her off a subway platform.
Bayna-Lehkiem El-Amin says he had to crack a chair over the men's heads so the altercation wouldn't escalate.
"I never imagined helping teens or others would come to something like this," said Julianna Fialkoswki, who alleges mistreatment from Lynchburg police.
Boyd Holder has been accused of theft, public sex, and assault.