Jules Williams

Ben Schmitt (December 17, 2017). Transgender woman suing Allegheny County Jail opens up about struggles, acceptance. Triblive.com (Archive)

Brandi Seals

Brett Buffington, KHOU (December 15, 2017). HPD Chief addresses officer’s statement on transgender murder case. Khou.com (Archive)

John Donnelly (December 13, 2017). Transgender person shot, killed in neighborhood. Fox26houston.com (Archive)

Also known as Debarione Seals

Sandra Pankhurst

Kate Darvall (October 17, 2017). Mounds of rotting food, rooms piled high with rubbish and toilets overflowing with faeces: Inside the stomach-churning reality of life as a trauma cleaner. Dailymail.co.uk (Archive)

Jeffrey Johnston

Brandon Showalter (August 15, 2017). He Lived as a Transgender Woman for Over 20 Years Until He Heard God Speak to Him. Christianpost.com (Archive) (Archive)

Previously known as Janelle

Divas Boulanger

Dylan C Robertson (August 14, 2017). Meet the two-spirit people fighting to be included in Canada’s reconciliation process. Dailyxtra.com (Archive)

CBC News (June 23, 2016). Man sentenced to life for murder of transgender woman Divas Boulanger. Cbc.ca (Archive)

Kevin Rollason, Mike McIntyre (November 12, 2015). Man found guilty of killing transgender sex worker and dumping body at rest stop. Winnipegfreepress.com (Archive)

Previously known as David Boulanger

Ruby Corado

Stephanie Ramirez (July 12, 2017). Transgender woman injured in DC hit and run, arrest made. Wusa9.com (Archive)

Rachel Kurzius (July 6, 2017). Trans Pool Party Attendees, Including MPD Sergeant, Were Misgendered At Public Pool. Dcist.com (Archive)

Norman Allen (June 1, 2017). Undocumented and Transgender. Yesmagazine.org (Archive)

NBC Out #Pride30 List For 2017 (Archive) (Archive)

Julie Compton (April 13, 2017). OutFront: Transgender Advocate Creates Safe Space for LGBTQ Homeless. Nbcnews.com (Archive)

Theresa Vargas (August 19, 2016). A transgender force: ‘The only thing that kept me alive was doing this work’. Washingtonpost.com (Archive)

Heather Boerner (September 19, 2015). Transgender? A Doctor Won’t See You Now. Thedailybeast.com (Archive)

Michael K. Lavers (October 20, 2014). Gray walks trans advocate down the aisle at wedding. Washingtonblade.com (Archive)

Erika L. Sanchez (May 30, 2013). Transgender Latina creates safe haven for multicultural LGBT community. Nbclatino.com (Archive)

Casa Ruby: Ruby Corado (Archive) (Archive)

Ruby Corado is the founder of Casa Ruby, a homeless shelter and advocacy organization in Washington, D.C.

Ruby Corado founded the DC Trans Coalition.

Previously known as Vladimir Orlando Artiga

Fred Thompson III

Maria Dominguez (July 8, 2017). Transgender woman and accomplice plead guilty in case of fatal stabbing. Goqnotes.com (Archive)

Michael Hewlett (July 6, 2017). Two convicted in fatal stabbing of man in Winston-Salem. Greensboro.com (Archive)

Michael Hewlett (July 6, 2017). Two convicted in fatal stabbing of man in Winston-Salem. Mooresvilletribune.com (Archive)

Also known as Fred Harris Thompson