Documentary on Trans Icon and Activist Marsha P Johnson
on 06 October 2017
Trans icon, activist and one of the West Village's most adored figures, Marsha P Johnson was not only an important voice in the LGBTQ+ community, she was a beloved human. Since her untimely death in 1992, there's been a lot of suspicion surrounding the idea that she killed herself—with rumors of murder at the hands of shady cops, the mob or others circulating. "How to Survive a Plague" director David France explores Johnson's work in the community, and investigates her death in the new Netflix documentary "The Death and Life of Marsha P Johnson." Read a review at the Guardian.