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Why We Should Support CeCe McDonald

by Guest Contributor Jessica Annabelle CeCe McDonald, a black trans woman, has been facing 2nd degree murder charges since being attacked last summer by a group of white adults. CeCe and several friends, all black, were walking to the grocery store on June 5th, 2011 when white adults standing in the patio area of a South Minneapolis bar started screaming…
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Attacked Trans Woman Faces Murder Charges

LGBT / Gay : Feast of Fools (3 years ago)

In June, CeCe McDonald,  a 23 year old, African-American transgender fashion student, was attacked in Minneapolis while heading to a grocery store with her friends.  What started with racial and gender epithets from a group of two..... Read Post

"Black Trans Bodies Are Under Attack": Activist CeCe McDonald, Actress Laverne Cox Speak Out

Ethnicity & Race / African American : New Black Man (11 months ago)

Democracy Now After serving 19 months in prison, the African-American transgender activist CeCe McDonald is free. She was arrested after using deadly force to protect herself from a group of people who attacked her on the streets of... Read Post

Chrishaun 'CeCe' McDonald: Black, Transgender Woman Faces Murder Trial as Supporters Allege Self-Defense

Ethnicity & Race / African American : New Black Man (3 years ago) A transgender African-American woman is set to go on trial next week on charges of second-degree murder for an altercation after she was reportedly physically attacked and called racist and homophobic slurs outside ... Read Post

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