Debarione Seals, 26, and Bianca Starr have become the 28th and 29th transgendered women to be killed this year.
Debarione Seals, 26, was shot dead in a street in Houston, Texas, in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
Especially grievous is that not just the Houston Police Department, but her friends and family have misgendered her even in death.
Man arrested for murdering top drag queen Bianca Davenport
“Both a part of the same drag family. They are sisters of Kennedy Davenport, of season 7 and All-Stars 3 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, as well as the late Sahara Davenport, of season 2.”
While this most deadly year is almost over, will the senseless murders in the trans community, especially trans women of color, ever stop?
Or, back to our regularly scheduled pornography