Discusson Guide

Call Her Ganda: Discussion Guide

Discussion Prompt: Loss of Life

The legal battle surrounding this case has been prolonged. What impact do you think the extended trial may have had on a family that is grieving?

How are Laude’s friends and other trans Filipinos impacted by her death? How do you imagine the trial and verdict may have impacted their lives?

Do you feel that Laude’s life was valued in the same way that it would have been if she had not been a trans person or Filipina? What aspects of her background or identity do you think impacted the way that people valued her?

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