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A Time to Act: Fatal Violence Against Transgender People in America, 2017

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dc.contributor.author Lee, Mark
dc.date.accessioned 2018-01-29T22:26:59Z
dc.date.available 2018-01-29T22:26:59Z
dc.date.issued 2017
dc.identifier.citation Lee, Mark. (2017). A Time to Act: Fatal Violence Against Transgender People in America, 2017. Human Rights Campaign and Trans People of Color Coalition, 47 pgs. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://assets2.hrc.org/files/assets/resources/A_Time_To_Act_2017_REV3.pdf
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11990/650
dc.description Report en_US
dc.description.abstract The Human Rights Campaign Trans Justice Working Group and Trans People of Color Coalition tracked the deaths of transgender individuals in the United States, and compiled the data reported by other organizations. Statistics and fact sheets begin on page 33, following the stories of individuals. The report includes charts comparing the number of homicides of trans men, trans women, and non-binary individuals and number of homicides by race and location, from 2013 through 2017. The report notes that “data collection is often incomplete or unreliable when it comes to violent and fatal crimes against transgender people.” Finally, the report lists events in 2017 that discriminated against trans people and discusses the history of discrimination and systemic barriers such as: socioeconomic status; inadequate law enforcement responses; discrimination in employment, healthcare, housing, and government documentation; intimate partner violence; and familial rejection. (CVRL Abstract) en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Human Rights Campaign en_US
dc.subject Trends en_US
dc.subject Gender Identity en_US
dc.subject Gender Nonconforming en_US
dc.subject LGBTQ en_US
dc.subject Trans en_US
dc.subject People of Color en_US
dc.subject Disparities en_US
dc.subject Underserved Populations en_US
dc.subject Special Populations en_US
dc.subject Marginalized Populations en_US
dc.subject Barriers to Reporting en_US
dc.subject Barriers to Service en_US
dc.subject Hate Crimes en_US
dc.subject Bias Motivated Crimes en_US
dc.subject Bias Crimes en_US
dc.subject Gender-based Violence en_US
dc.subject Transphobic en_US
dc.subject Murder en_US
dc.subject Manslaughter en_US
dc.subject Violent Crime en_US
dc.title A Time to Act: Fatal Violence Against Transgender People in America, 2017 en_US
dc.type Other en_US


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