PBS NewsHour

Why transgender violence is an underreported crisis

Clip: 05/24/2019 | 6m 59s Video has closed captioning.

A recent series of murders of transgender victims is causing growing concern, particularly for trans women of color. It comes at a time when trans celebrities are more accepted in pop culture than ever before -- but also as the Trump administration aims to roll back Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people. Amna Nawaz talks to the Anti-Violence Project's Beverly Tillery.

Aired: 05/24/19

Rating: NR

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