A UW Professor's Mission to Build Affordable Bulletproof Gear for Trans Folk

#BlackLivesMatter inspired project "Unstoppable" is hoping to save lives, DIY-style.

Trans rights in Washington have come to a head with the slew of nonsensical bills trying to block trans folk from using the bathroom matching their gender identity. As trans rights become a national topic, murder of trans people also rises—in 2015, more trans folk were killed than any other year on record. Luzviminda Uzuri Carpenter of Hollow Earth Radio's #LuluNation recently sat down with Dr. Micha Cárdenas to chat about her new DIY project attempting to save trans lives—presented here graphically by local artist E.T. Russian:

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