RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A week after Brazil broke the record for transgender people elected in municipal elections, new data from the Trans Murder Monitoring show that in the first nine months of 2020 alone, 124 transgender people were killed in Brazil.
As a result, the country ranks among the most violent for this population for the 12th consecutive year. Mexico and the United States come next, with 48 and 15 reported murders, respectively . . .