For many people, “coming out” is much more complicated than it seems.
In the media we hear about coming out as a life altering moment, an announcement that everyone hears. I’m not trans in a traditional sense but I have a complex relationship with gender.
Disabled people are considered an inconvenience, an afterthought.
For those of us who experience chronic pain, fatigue and mental illness, the barriers multiply.Reid was serving time for robbery, trespassing and assault but now faces additional charges.Ghauri has not commented on the footage or on his colleagues' behavior.Shocking surveillance footage of the attack and the two guards fleeing emerged last week as the Department of Corrections launched an investigation into it.On Thursday, New York Daily News reported that both Reimers and Phillip had been suspended. The footage showed Reid suddenly pouncing on Ghauri, 31, as he walked ahead of Reimers and Philip through the dining hall on Thanksgiving Day.
The New York City Department of Corrections is still investigating the footage and will not comment. He threw him to the ground and punched him several times in the face and head.