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Another Trans woman slain this week spurs Mexican Community into action

Another Trans woman slain this week spurs Mexican Community into action

On the afternoon of Saturday, September 5, transgender woman Leslie Alejandra Ferreti was found lifeless at home. Ferreti was found with multiple stab wounds and wrapped in sheets, in her apartment at the intersection of Otumba and Fray García de la col, in C Juárez Chihuahua, Mexico. Transgender activists already on a hunger strike, demand […]

Panama’s Arbitrary Gender Quarantine Needs To End

Panama’s Arbitrary Gender Quarantine Needs To End

Panama was one of several Caribbean and Latin American countries to enact a gender quarantine at the start of the pandemic. Panama is the only one still requiring men and women to appear in public on alternate days. This restriction, widely seen as an ineffectual, patriarchal, and misogynistic has left an indelible mark on gender non-conforming […]

Unidentified Transgender woman murdered in Medellin

Unidentified Transgender woman murdered in Medellin

An unidentified transgender woman lay covered in a white sheet on a Medellin street. She was chased by criminals in two cars shot her numerous times before finally ending her life. She was murdered in Medellin Monday, July 6 sending the community once again into mourning reports 2020 Noticias.com. According to the authorities, the incident […]

Arrest Made for the Murder of Trans Activist Brandy Carolina Brown

Arrest Made for the Murder of Trans Activist Brandy Carolina Brown

Esneider González Malo, AKA ‘Cachetes’, was captured and charged with the murder of transgender woman Brandy Carolina Brown. Brandy Carolina Brown was murdered in Barranquilla, Colombia on June 24, 2020. The attack happened after a party that lasted all night on Saturday and lasted until dawn on Sunday. Brandy Carolina and several of her friends, […]

SI Model, Trans Activist Valentina Sampaio in her own words

SI Model, Trans Activist Valentina Sampaio in her own words

“I am excited and honored to be part of the iconic Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue,” said Valentina Sampaio. “The team at SI has created yet another groundbreaking issue by bringing together a diverse set of multitalented, beautiful women in a creative and dignified way.” “I was born trans in a remote, humble fishing village in […]

Police sentenced to 20 Years for killing trans woman Camila Díaz Córdova

Police sentenced to 20 Years for killing trans woman Camila Díaz Córdova

Three EL Salvadorian Officers have been sentenced to 20 years for torturing and killing trans woman Camila Díaz Córdova in 2019. This marks the first time that the murder of a transgender person from El Salvidor has been successfully prosecuted and those guilty of the crime sentenced to prison. Camila Díaz Córdova was returned to […]

Colombian Capital Lifts Gender LockDown Rule

Colombian Capital Lifts Gender LockDown Rule

The mayor of the capital city of Bogotá said Friday that the COVID-19 Lockdown gender restriction will end on Monday. The rule like those in Panama and Perú requires that men and women go out on alternate days. This often put transgender people, especially gender non-binary people in untenable situations, inviting arrest and violence from […]

Carmen Carrera clothes auction to benefit Peruvian Transgender House

Carmen Carrera clothes auction to benefit Peruvian Transgender House

The one and only Carmen Carrera has opened an ebay shop where she is actioning personal items to benefit Casa Trans de Lima Este. Carmen’s gorgeous shoes, costumes, and other items that we have seen her wear on stage and screen could be yours! View this post on Instagram A post shared by Carmen Carrera […]

Bodies of two NYC transgender women found in burnt-out car

Bodies of two NYC transgender women found in burnt-out car

The bodies of two New York City transgender women, Serena Angelique Velázquez, 35, and Layla Peláez, 21, were found in a burnt-out car on a desolate road in Humacao, on Puerto Rico’s eastern coast Wednesday morning. The women were friends who lived in New York City — Ms. Velázquez in Queens and Ms. Peláez in […]

Colombian Transgender woman stabbed 20 times

Colombian Transgender woman stabbed 20 times

TW Upsetting Images and Content. Paloma Salas Jiménez, 33, was found Thursday in a trash-strewn gully in Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia, on 16 April 2020. She had been stabbed 20 times. Her murder was called out as femicide, a hate crime, to terrorize all women by regional advocates. Paloma was the third LGBT person murdered in […]

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