Emma Banks

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12 LGBTQ People on the Future They Want After the 2020 Election

On October 15, then-Presidential candidate Joe Biden did what President Trump never has: acknowledged—and condemned—the epidemic of the murder of trans women (most of them Black or Latinx) in the United States. At least 34 transgender or gender non-conforming people have been killed this year alone. Despite now President Elect Biden's historic statement, Deana Ayers, a 21-year-old voter in Minnesota, said the acknowledgement wasn’t nearly enough.

[for Teen Vogue]
Nov 2020