Statistics like that cannot be ignored. Yet why are these women so disproportionately targeted?
Watch Laverne Cox explain the unique positionality and context behind being a Black trans woman in the United States and propose a solution for this injustice.
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For more information on this topic, check out the following:
- Transmisogyny 101: What It Is and What Can We Do About It
- How My Past As A Black Woman Informs Me As A Black Male Feminist
- A Concise History Of Black-White Relations In The United States