Adley. Age: 29.
A group of transgender women were forcibly removed from a bar in Los Angeles on Friday night after two other patrons yelled anti-trans slurs at them, and now police are investigating a possible hate crime. Two customers, a couple, began harassing them, she said. According to Perez-Rios, the patrons shouted slurs at the women, including telling them in Spanish, "You are all dudes" and calling them "faggots.
Hadlee. Age: 27.
LGBT in Britain - Hate Crime and Discrimination
Sydney. Age: 32.
Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. More Videos Disturbing rise in hate crimes against transgender community
More than a third of all transgender people in the UK have been victims of a hate crime in the past 12 months, according to new research. The Home OfficeCrown Prosecution Service and police forces across the country are also being called upon to do more to support trans victims and bring perpetrators to justice. Stonewall says two in five 41 per cent of trans people have experienced a hate crime because of their gender identity in the past 12 months, with that figure shooting up to 53 per cent for young trans people aged between 18 and It's not like much is going to happen to the person who did attack you, anyway.