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View Diary: CDC: 27% of Trans women are HIV+ (35 comments)

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  •  and when haters claim this is a "choice" (7+ / 0-)

    they are using the wrong orifice

    When trans women aren’t able to find jobs because of direct or indirect discrimination, they turn to street economies to feed themselves and to pay for the health care they need, and street work often places trans people at greater risk of contracting HIV and violence, especially for trans women of color who face racism, sexism and transphobia.
    --Transgender Law Center attorney Sasha Buchert

    Warning - some snark may be above‽ (-9.50; -7.03)‽ eState4Column5©2013 "I’m not the strapping young Muslim socialist that I used to be" - Barack Obama 04/27/2013

    by annieli on Fri Jan 10, 2014 at 04:25:49 PM PST

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