Two Decades After Brandon Teena's Murder, a Look Back at Falls City

Eager to come to terms with his department's tragic mishandling of the rape that led to the murder on New Year's Eve in 1993, a small-town sheriff welcomes LGBT-sensitivity training.


Published:

Brandon Teena, left, with Lana Tisdel in an undated photo (Associated Press

Twenty years ago in a little Nebraskan town called Falls City, a handsome 21-year-old transman with big blue eyes was brutally beaten, raped and murdered in one of the most heinous hate crimes in American history.

His name was Brandon Teena

...READ MORE 

Edit ModuleEdit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Articles

Transgender Rights and Sports

In Minnesota, transgender student-athletes have a right to play for their gender-identified team. Some politicians want to change that.

Bisexual Bias – Why Can’t We All Get Along?

It’s time to say bye-bye to biphobia.

Anniversary of a Lesbian Murder

Kitty Genovese: America’s Lost Victim

Bi the Way, It’s Bisexual Awareness Month

Bisexual Health Awareness Month kicks off with a look at Mental Health & Biphobia.

Add your comment: