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Pride: CeCe McDonald’s Right to Self-Defense

CeCe McDonald’s Right to Self-Defense By Joey L. Mogul On June 5, 2011, Chrishaun “CeCe” McDonald, an African American transgender woman, was assaulted by Dean Schmitz, a white heterosexual man, and his friends in a violent, racist, and transphobic attack. … Continue reading

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Come Out Against the Death Penalty

[This editorial was first published in Windy City Times on January 26, 2011 http://www.windycitymediagroup.com/gay/lesbian/news/ARTICLE.php?AID=30291%5D This past month, both houses of the Illinois General Assembly passed bill SB 3539, which would repeal the death penalty in Illinois.  The bill is now awaiting … Continue reading

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