Murdered Trans Woman India Clarke Cannot Get Respect Even in Death

With the discovery of her body near a Tampa, Florida, basketball court on Tuesday morning, India Clarke became the 10th transgender woman to be murdered in the United States this year—and the ninth transgender woman of color. (And that, of course, only counts those homicides that have been reported.) As of Thursday, local police are still searching for a suspect.

Clarke’s death is obviously a tragedy in itself—part of what many advocates are calling an epidemic of trans...

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