TODAY IS TRANSGENDER DAY OF REMEMBRANCE

22 trans women have been reported murdered in the US this year. More than any year before. 19 of them were trans women of color. The day serves to shed light on the persistent impact of transphobic violence and to honor the victims. Here are their names:
  1. 1.
    Papi Edwards
  2. 2.
    Lamia Beard
  3. 3.
    Ty Underwood
  4. 4.
    Yazmin Vash Payne
  5. 5.
    Taja Gabrielle DeJesus
  6. 6.
    Penny Proud
  7. 7.
    Kristina Gomez Reinwald
  8. 8.
    London Kiki Chanel
  9. 9.
    Mercedes Williamson
  10. 10.
    Mya Hall
  11. 11.
    India Clarke
  12. 12.
    K.C. Haggard
  13. 13.
    Amber Monroe
  14. 14.
    Shade Schuler
  15. 15.
    Ashton O’Hara
  16. 16.
    Elisha Walker
  17. 17.
    Candis Capri
  18. 18.
    Tamara Dominguez
  19. 19.
    Jasmine Collins
  20. 20.
    Keyshia Blige
  21. 21.
    Kiesha Jenkins
  22. 22.
    Zella Ziona
  23. 23.