For “Love Us in the Light,” the first episode of Transnational, VICE World News traveled to Detroit to hear about the efforts to honor Kelly Stough, killed by a pastor in 2018.
Before being stabbed to death in January, Viccky Gutierrez was a vibrant member of the tight-knit Los Angeles trans Latina community.
De’janay Stanton was just getting started when the 24-year-old Chicagoan was fatally shot in August.
Janelle Ortiz, aka Nikki Enriquez, was known by her loved ones as a deeply loyal and outgoing person until she was killed in September at the age of 28.
If you're trans and escaping one of the deadliest countries in the world, where do you go?