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Systemic Racism

LGBTQIA Oppression

On this page you will find a sampling of resources related to LGBTQIA Discrimination and Oppression, broken down into the following sections:

Issues in LGBTQIA+ Oppression: Abuse, Assault, Cultural Incompetence, Crimes Against, Criminalization, Dead Named, Discrimination, Employment, Gendered Violence, Harassment, Hate Crime, Health Care, Heteronormativity, Homelessness, Homophobia, Intersectional Oppression, Incarceration, Invisibility, #MeToo, Mental Health, Minority Stress, Misgendered, Negative Health Outcomes, News Coverage, Policy, Popular Culture, Representation in Media, Reproductive Justice, Sexual Minority, Social Media, Stress, Surveillance, Transphobic,  Trauma, Unequal Treatment, Victimization, Violence

Keywords for Social Justice/Anti-Oppression Searches:   Anti-Black, Association Between, Bias, Discrimination, Disparity, Disproportionate, Effect, Gap, High Rate, Impact, Inequity, Inequality, Institutionalized Racism, Oppression, Racial Inequity Racist, Racism, Unconscious Bias, Violence, White Supremacy 

Video Clips

Source: ABC News. (2022, May 9). What is the ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill? YouTube. https://youtu.be/U-DGTUj8mLg

Source: Oregonian. (2016, May 14). Transgender health care horror stories. YouTube. https://youtu.be/pvRYamafT0c

Source: Them. (2018, March 2). Trans Women Open Up About Their #MeToo Sexual Assault Experiences. YouTube. https://youtu.be/zGnULTNJvks

Source: Vice News. (2021, February 24). Violence Against Black Trans Women Is One of the US' Deadliest Epidemics. YouTube. https://youtu.be/IpYadyI3EiE

Source: Mic. (2017, December 29). Walking While Trans. YouTube. https://youtu.be/lS-3ZqdtPvw

Source: NBC Chicago. (2020, November 9). LGBTQ Community Shares Experiences with Discrimination, Racism. YouTube. https://youtu.be/rv7QgaabMxY

Source: ABC News. (2020, October 20). ‘Black Trans Lives Matter’: Activists call for inclusion in racial justice movement. YouTube. https://youtu.be/gbUmNXA1y7U

Source: NowThis News. (2018, December 30). Why LGBTQ+ Migrants on 'the Caravan' Face Unique Struggles. YouTube.https://youtu.be/dWu0Jys39os

Articles

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Books

Book cover for Queer and Trans Migrations: Dynamics of Illegalization, detention, and deportation
Book cover for  Unlivable lives : violence and identity in transgender activism by Laurel Westbrook
Book cover for  Book Violence against queer people : race, class, gender, and the persistence of anti-LGBT discrimination by Doug Meyer
Book cover for  Atmospheres of Violence Structuring Antagonism and the Trans/Queer Ungovernable by Eric Stanley
Book cover for  Transgender intimate partner violence : a comprehensive introduction by Adam Messinger
Book cover for LGBT Youth Issues Today
Book cover for Transgender intimate partner violence : a comprehensive introduction by Adam Messinger
Book cover for  Captive genders : trans embodiment and the prison industrial complex by Eric Stanley
Book cover for  Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans health inequalities : international perspectives in social work by Julie Fish
Book cover for  #SAYHERNAME : BLACK WOMEN'S STORIES OF STATE VIOLENCE AND PUBLIC SILENCE 2021
Book cover for Queer Injustice the criminalization of lgbt people in the united states
Book cover for  Indian blood : HIV and colonial trauma in San Francisco's two-spirit community by Andrew Jolivétte
Book cover for  Queer embodiment : monstrosity, medical violence, and intersex experienceby Hilary Malatino
Book cover for  Struggling for ordinary : media and transgender belonging in everyday life by Andre Cavalcante
Book cover for  LGBTQ cultures : what health care professionals need to know about sexual and gender diversity Eliason, Michele
Book cover for  You're dead---so what? : media, police, and the invisibility of black women as victims of homicide by Cheryl Neely
Book cover for  Terrorizing gender : transgender visibility and the surveillance practices of the U.S. security state by Mia Fischer
Book cover for  Transgressed : intimate partner violence in transgender lives by Xavier Guadalupe-Diaz
book cover for  Inside this place, not of it : narratives from women's prisons by  Robin Ayelet Waldman
Book cover for Health Care Disparities and the LGBT Population

Podcasts

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At Liberty

Episode: "Protecting Women and Children" Is a Shield for Transphobia

TransLash

Episode:The Anti-Trans Hate Machine Rolls On

Code Switch

Episode: They Don't Say Our Names Enough

At Liberty

Episode: A Trans Organizer on the Movement to Decriminalize Sex Work

Laverne Cox

Episode: Ending Violence Toward Trans People w/ Dr. Karen Franklin

TransLash

Episode: Money, Power and A Radical Vision

Getting Curious

Episode: What’s The Cost Of Intimate Partner Violence?

Street Politicians

Episode: Protecting the Trans Community