Over 300 Trans People Were Murdered This Past Year, New Report Finds

Maria Perez
Nov 21, 2019 - 7:00
300 transgender people murdered

A new report by the Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide (TvT) team, initiated by Transgender Europe, found that over 300 transgender and gender-diverse people were murdered in the last year. TVT’s Trans Murder Monitoring (TMM) research project found that from October 1, 2018, to September 30, 2019, there were 331 cases of transgender and gender-diverse people who were murdered. The latest report was released on Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR), which remembers the transgender people who lost their lives to anti-transgender violence.

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