As the documentary around CeCe McDonald's life will show, prison isn't safe for anyone, especially transgender women. Featured Image: read more
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 Minneapolis. Show More Summary
Teen Skepchick Science Sunday: Does the Sum of All Natural Numbers Equal -1/12? Avery explains some of the mathematical mystery behind this weird result. Young People and Activism, MLK and CeCe McDonald Young activists can learn a lot from Martin Luther King, Jr. Show More Summary
After serving 19 months in a men's prison, CeCe McDonald sat down with MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry to discuss prison culture and the experience of being a trans inmate. Featured Image: read more
In her first interview since being released from prison, McDonald, 25-year-old, appeared on the Melissa Harris-Perry Show to discuss the topic, “Becoming aware of the plight of trans people.”
Not content with producing a documentary, greeting CeCe McDonald outside of prison and shutting it down on daytime TV, Laverne Cox added signing a book deal to her list of accomplishments in the first half of the first month of 2014...
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Transgender folk hero CeCe McDonald walks free after being paroled two thirds of the way through her sentence for manslaughter. Featured Image: read more
CeCe McDonald, a 26 year-old transgender woman who was sentenced to 3.5 years in prison for manslaughter was released Monday, ABC News reports.
CeCe McDonald was released from prison today, almost a year before originally expected. CeCe was arrested and faced an unfair trial for defending herself and her friends from a racist and transmisogynist attack. That’s CeCe in the photo above — and yes, that’s Orange is the New Black star and all around badass Laverne Cox [...]
CeCe McDonald, a transgender woman whose 2012 manslaughter conviction turned her case into a cause célèbre, was released from a Minnesota prison today, a year earlier than expected. McDonald, 26, pleaded to a manslaughter charge in the death of Dean Schmitz, 47, an ex-con and...
Here is some stuff in the news today![Content Note: Violence; transphobia] CeCe McDonald was released from prison this morning after serving 19 months in a men's prison. McDonald, a trans woman, was sentenced to 41 months after fatally stabbing a man who was attacking her in a hate crime, because self-defense is for privileged people. Show More Summary
Cece McDonald, the trans woman who was imprisoned for stabbing a man who attacked her, is now free, after 19 months in a Minnesota corrections facility. Read more...
CeCe McDonald was the victim of a hate crime, a broken justice system, and a transphobic, violent prison complex. After serving 19 months in a men’s prison, Ms. McDonald was set free today. While we celebrate her release and are happy to see she is no longer behind bars, we question the system that put […]
According to the Minnesota Department of Corrections website, CeCe McDonald is expected to be released today from the Minnesota men's prison where she has served 19 months of her 41 month sentence stemming from her controversial manslaughter...Show More Summary
A historic lesbian union, a failed hunger strike, queer ladies in the lap of luxury, and the ultimate "fuck you" to Linda Harvey's anti-gay bullshit.
CeCe McDonald, a transgender Black woman who was sentenced to 41 months in a men’s prison, will be released. CeCe was attacked in Minneapolis by a group of people yelling racist and bigoted slurs, one of whom also threw a drink at her. CeCe stabbed and killed one of the men and claimed self-defense. She [...]
Here is some stuff in the news today!Good news! CeCe McDonald will be released from prison this month.[Content Note: Racism; homophobia; misogyny; rape culture] Welp, despite engaging in racism and homophobia, Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson will be back on the show, following A&E's decision to lift his suspension, because principles. Show More Summary
Transgender activist CeCe McDonald is scheduled for early release from her 41 month prison sentence for manslaughter according to the Minnesota Department of Corrections. In the spring of 2011, McDonald and a group of friends, all of color, queer and allied, while walking to a 24 hour store were verbally accosted by a group of [...]