Chicago activists demand updates for two unsolved transgender murders, amidst national concerns

Chicago transgender activists are demanding an update from Chicago police about the murders of two black transgender women in the last two months, as recent news about a memo connected to President Donald Trump’s administration raises questions about transgender rights nationwide.

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Forging a new “Kultur”? A peek inside G.L.A.M. Day presented by The Beautiful Seed Foundation for Young Women of Color

Entrepreneur Crystal Watts recently partnered with The Beautiful Seed Foundation for Young Women of Color (BSF) to host a fashion show during their G.L.A.M. Day (GLAM) event. BSF is a Chicago-based non-profit organization designed to “help young women of color between the ages of 12 to 23 recognize their greatness, utilize their gifts and impact the world.”

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