Prejudice Police? 

Inmate beating brings up issue of transgender discrimination.

About 40 people, many of whom are transgendered, gathered at First Congregational Church Monday night to discuss the recent beating of transgendered African-American Duanna Johnson by a Memphis police officer. "If [Duanna] had been a white woman shopping in Collierville, the city…

full article »

Comments (6)

Showing 1-6 of 6

Add a comment

Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-6 of 6

Add a comment


Readers also liked…

From the Archives

  • Fly on the Wall

    • May 8, 2008
  • Mary Cashiola Debuts "In the Bluff" (the blog)

    The NYT had a interesting trend story on biodegradable furniture yesterday.

    And we're not just talking about housewares made in an environmentally sound way or sheets that decompose; we're talking about entire couches.

    "As much as this scenario sounds like it was lifted from a Philip K. Dick novel ...

    • May 11, 2008
  • More »

More by Bianca Phillips

Top Viewed Stories

© 1996-2017

Contemporary Media
460 Tennessee Street, 2nd Floor | Memphis, TN 38103
Visit our other sites: Memphis Magazine | Memphis Parent | Inside Memphis Business
Powered by Foundation