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Anti-Violence

Transgender people face extraordinary levels of physical and sexual violence, whether on the streets, at school or work, at home, or at the hands of government officials. More than one in four trans people has faced a bias-driven assault, and rates are higher for trans women and trans people of color. NCTE is working with anti-violence groups, women’s rights groups, racial justice groups, and federal and state law enforcement agencies to combat anti-trans violence. This effort cannot be limited to just Transgender Day of Remembrance. Public education, policy change and community efforts are needed to address the complex causes of anti-trans violence and ensure victims can receive support.

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November 20, 2020

Honoring Transgender Day of Remembrance 2020

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Today, transgender people and our allies stop and pause to honor the lives of those in our community lost to hate-based violence.

November 8, 2020

Priorities for the Biden Presidential Administration

Joe Biden is the president our country needs.

November 7, 2020

Biden’s Election Puts an LGBTQ Advocate in the White House

The National Center for Transgender Equality and the National Center for Transgender Equality Action Fund released the following statement congratulating Joe Biden on winning the 2020 presidential

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