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Murdering Transsexual Brazilians an Olympic Event

Murdering Transsexual Brazilians an Olympic Event

Internet searches for ‘transsexual Brazilians” have skyrocketed, but not out of concern that currently one is murdered every third day. To most searchers, it’s all about Transsexual sex and #Rio2016. The Olympics are coming to the Brazil and rich tourists, mainly closeted men, are making plans to indulge their transsexual fantasies while away from the […]

Aggressions, suicides and murders: the Brazilian trans reality

Aggressions, suicides and murders: the Brazilian trans reality

Two Brazilian transgender witnesses enter a courthouse to identify the attackers. The Brazilian Trans Reality is we must stand up for our own or parish silently. On the night of Sunday 24th January, Dani R.M.S.Pereira, a 20 years old trans woman was shot to death on the Jardim Paraíso neighborhood. She was still helped but […]

“Bangu’s monster” beats 8-year-old son to death for being “too effeminate”

“Bangu’s monster” beats 8-year-old son to death for being “too effeminate”

On the 17th February, Alex, a young boy just 8 years old, was brutally beaten by his father Alex André Moraes Soeiro, 34, on Vila Kennedy, in the west zone of Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. The motive? The child did not want to cut his hair to go to school. After a two-hour beating, Alex […]

Brazilian trans woman murdered and a nonbinary trans person attacked

Brazilian trans woman murdered and a nonbinary trans person attacked

Around 9 am Monday 16th of May, the Military Police was called by a citizen who claimed to have come across a body on a side road in the municipality of Goiandira. At the site, police officers located the victim, apparently transgender, who had injuries on her head. Elements from the Fire Department provided the […]

Brazilian Transgender woman murdered for killing malevolent father

Brazilian Transgender woman murdered for killing malevolent father

Six more killings of trans people in Brazil, a nonstop slaughter. And these are just the murders that we know of. Not all murders are reported, and some of them are written about without a single mention that the victims were transgender. Most of the Brazilian transgender people murdered are reported as “gay” men. In […]

Brazil: Three Trans women attacked

Brazil: Three Trans women attacked

A hairdresser trans woman, who preferred not to be identified, is claiming she was beaten inside a BRT bus (Bus Rapid Transit, a bus-based mass transit system), on the west side of Rio de Janeiro. According to her statement, a group of 15 persons robbed the passengers on the bus, but besides being robbed, she […]

Three Brazilian trans females murdered the youngest was 14

Three Brazilian trans females murdered the youngest was 14

Slowly, the extent of the slaughter of trans people is becoming apparent. Sometimes we learn of the murders out of chronological order, as is this one: A trans woman was executed in the afternoon of Tuesday, March 29th. Little has surfaced but it is known that this crime happened near Euclides Figueiredo Av, on the […]

More Heartrending news from Brazil

More Heartrending news from Brazil

Three more violent murders, an assault and a life lost due to silicone injections. Transman Kaique Klein, 18, a human resource management student  from Sao Paulo was attacked on his way home. On Wednesday 6th, when coming from college, Klein was brutally beaten in front of his house in Barueri, São Paulo. Describing his ordeal in […]

Brazil: 1 Murder, 1 attempted murder and hospital refuses stroke victim due to trans status

Brazil: 1 Murder, 1 attempted murder and hospital refuses stroke victim due to trans status

Today’s news from Brazil: One Murder, an attempted murder, and in our last article is about a doctor at the General Hospital Roberto Santos (HGRS) in Cabula, Salvador State of Bahia, Brazil who refused a 60-year-old stroke victim treatment after learning of her transgender status. Keyti O. R. do Nascimento, 42, was fatally beaten at […]

Police gun down a Trans woman on the TDOV because of her clothes

Police gun down a Trans woman on the TDOV because of her clothes

On the International Transgender day of Visibility, we got news that Gaby, a Brazilian trans woman, was murdered by police. According to a popular local musician, she was murdered by a military policeman in Gioania, Brazil. In a Facebook post Mc Toka, said the officer was bothered by the way she was dressed and ordered […]