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CeCe McDonald: 'Prisons Don't Keep Us Safe' Play

CeCe McDonald: ‘Prisons Don’t Keep Us Safe’

by Jamilah King on April 9 2014, 12:00PM

This video is part of an ongoing series of conversations on policing and safety in trans communities.

Topics: Culture

Watch Video of CeCe McDonald's Release From Prison Play

Watch Video of CeCe McDonald’s Release From Prison

by Jamilah King on January 13 2014, 11:59AM

She’s a free woman!

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

CeCe McDonald Writes From Prison About Trayvon Martin

CeCe McDonald Writes From Prison About Trayvon Martin

by Jamilah King on August 5 2013, 11:11AM

But perhaps the most poignant point in the letter comes when McDonald talks about her own survivor’s guilt as one of many high-profile people of color who have essentially been prosecuted for being victims.

Topics: /NOW, Trayvon Martin

Where Will CeCe McDonald Serve Her Time? The Devil is in the Details

Where Will CeCe McDonald Serve Her Time? The Devil is in the Details

by Akiba Solomon on June 8 2012, 10:26AM

The young Minneapolis transwoman incarcerated for defending herself in a racist and transphobic attack isn’t alone in her experience. Experts say her placement in a men’s facility is just one part of a complex—and dehumanizing—process.

Topics: Gender, CeCe McDonald, Criminal Justice, Gender & Sexuality

Wells Fargo Hit With Molotov Cocktail in 'Solidarity With CeCe'

Wells Fargo Hit With Molotov Cocktail in ‘Solidarity With CeCe’

by Jorge Rivas on June 7 2012, 11:37AM

An anonymous message posted on an anarchist website took responsibility for the action they called a small gesture of solidarity with CeCe McDonald.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

'Free CeCe' Graffiti Left on County Jail Building CeCe McDonald Was Held In

‘Free CeCe’ Graffiti Left on County Jail Building CeCe McDonald Was Held In

by Jorge Rivas on June 6 2012, 4:09PM

Graffiti backing CeCe McDonald sprayed on county jail she was held in.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

Black Transgender Woman CeCe McDonald to be Housed in Male Prison

Black Transgender Woman CeCe McDonald to be Housed in Male Prison

by Jorge Rivas on June 4 2012, 3:28PM

Minnesota will initially house new inmate CeCe McDonald as a male.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

CeCe McDonald Deserves Our Support, 'Innocent' or Not

CeCe McDonald Deserves Our Support, ‘Innocent’ or Not

by Kenyon Farrow on May 4 2012, 10:00AM

From CeCe McDonald to Trayvon Martin, the question of whether black victims of violence are supposedly “innocent” is irrelevant. What matters it that black and transgender bodies are often under siege, and sometimes we must fight back.

Topics: CeCe McDonald, Criminal Justice, Gender & Sexuality

What's Next for CeCe McDonald? Support, Maybe Justice Reform

What’s Next for CeCe McDonald? Support, Maybe Justice Reform

by Jamilah King on May 3 2012, 9:18AM

Billy Navarro of the Minnesota Transgender Health Coalition talks about the fight to end transphobia on the streets, and in the criminal justice system.

Topics: CeCe McDonald, Gender & Sexuality

Report: CeCe McDonald Pleads Guilty to Second Degree Manslaughter

Report: CeCe McDonald Pleads Guilty to Second Degree Manslaughter

by Jamilah King on May 2 2012, 1:23PM

Sad news out of Minnesota.

Topics: /NOW

Supporters Stand in Solidarity for CeCe McDonald Murder Trial

Supporters Stand in Solidarity for CeCe McDonald Murder Trial

by Jamilah King on May 1 2012, 10:50AM

McDonald, who’s black and transgender, stands accused of second degree murder. But supporters are adamant that she acted in self-defense.

Topics: /NOW

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