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I am Tony McDade and My Life Matters

TONY MCDADE was killed by Tallahassee (Florida) police. Tony was only 38 years old. He was a trans man and his execution has received much less attention than other folks who are cis-gendered and have been killed by police. His death is believed to be the at least 12th violent death of a transgender or gender non-conforming person this year in the U.S.

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A color halftone portrait of a Black man looking out at us. He has short blond hair and a blue shirt. The background features the light blue and pink colors of Trans Rights. Below, in patterned lettering, states: “I AM TONY MCDADE AND MY LIFE MATTERS.”

Reflections of Healing

Reflections of Healing

September 28, 2014

Join me at the Oakland Museum of California for the public unveiling of Reflections of Healing, a large-scale art installation created by artist and educator Brett Cook with participation from…