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Monday, December 12, 2022

Teena was a trans man who chose not to undergo gender reassignment surgery. He was murdered by his male friends who found, publicly humiliated him, and then raped and murdered him. This incident amplified the ways our legal and medical systems negatively affect transgender persons and the need for hate crime legislation.

  • Boys Don’t Cry film staring Hillary Swank (based on the life of Brandon Teena) Trailer