Why violence against transgender Americans is a crisis that’s under reported

Amna Nawaz:


Judy, the most recent killing took place last Sunday in north Philadelphia.


Michelle "Tamika" Washington, 40 years old and a longtime advocate for the LGBTQ community, was shot several times. Her death came one day after Muhlaysia Booker was found dead in Dallas. Booker was just 23, and just weeks before her death, she was attacked in a mob-like beating after a minor traffic accident.


One week before those murders,...