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Chelsea Manning is Missing, and Incarcerated Trans Women in Texas Are In Danger

Chelsea Manning's legal team reports she's been missing for a week, and several incarcerated trans women in Texas are being threatened with violence, both highlighting the dangers posed to trans women in prison. The post Chelsea Manning is Missing, and Incarcerated Trans Women in Texas Are In Danger appeared first on Autostraddle.
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