s01e04: The Brutal Murder of Brandon Teena

Brandon Teena‘s legacy lives on beyond the blockbuster Hollywood dramatization which won praise, as well as an an Academy Award for Hilary Swank’s portrayal of the transgender man. His untimely and brutal end helped pave the way for hate crime laws to be updated and include under their umbrella those of the LGBTQIA+ community.«…» Read More...

s01e03: Jason Echevarria’s Death at Riker’s Island

We have our first interview with Sara, a former employee at Riker’s Island Correctional Facility in NYC. She talks about her experiences there, specifically one in which she testified in a front of a Federal Grand Jury about the negligence which head to the horrific death of mentally ill detainee Jason Echevarria.«…» Read More...