According to Cleveland channel 19 news, this year has been the deadliest year for the transgender community. A transgender man from Cleveland, Ohio was beaten badly with a chain after getting off an RTA bus. 28-year-old Myles Utz believes it was a hate crime because he mentioned to the driver that he was a trans man. as they held a conversation on the bus. Based on Utz’s story he says a passenger must have overheard him tell the bus driver he was trans. Utz said the man said, “You say those kinds of words it’ll get you killed out here!” Utz told Cleveland’s 19 news. Read more here.