lorena escalera


Janet Mock speaks out about the New York Times’ trans-misogynist coverage of Lorena Escalera’s death.


I was invited to a vigil for Leelah Alcorn, and not to take away from the tragedy of her death, but I decided to keep some of the trans woc that are rarely if ever mentioned or given attention with me and in my thoughts while I’m there.

  • Deoni Jones
  • Paige Clay
  • Lorena Escalera
  • Rita Hester
  • Tyra Hunter
  • Erycka Morgan
  • Victoria Carmen White
  • Coko Williams
  • Dominique Newburn
  • Brandy Martell
  • Chanel Larkin
  • Artegus Madden
  • Cemia Dove Acoff
  • Ashley Sinclair
  • Kelly Young
  • Ebony Whitaker
  • Duanna Johnson
  • Lateisha Green
  • Nakhia Williams
  • Tyli'a Mack
  • Chanelle Pickett
  • Stacey Lee
  • Islan Nettles
  • Brittany-Nicole Kidd-Stergis
  • Alejandra Leos
  • Nizah Morris
  • Tiffany Edwards
  • Zoraida Reyes
  • Kandy Hall
  • Yaz'min Shancez

Rest in Power Sisters.