Transgender Day of Remembrance 2013 Events Round-Up

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Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) was begun by transgender graphic designer and advocate Gwendolyn Ann Smith to honor the memory of Rita Hester, a transgender woman who was brutally stabbed in her Massachusetts apartment in 1998. No one has ever been arrested for the crime. An annual candlelight vigil commemorates the death of Hest and all transgender people lost to violence.

See a full list of Transgender Day of Remembrance events after the jump!

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