Prominent Transgender Activist Touted by New York Times Arrested and Charged with 16 Felonies for Rape and Sexual Abuse of a Boy

Carlos “Raiza Daniela” Aparicio Hernandez, a prominent transgender (biological male) activist from El Salvador touted by the New York Times, was arrested in Utah for raping a boy.

Hernandez, 36, was charged with 16 felonies for the rape and sexual abuse of a 15-year-old boy.

Hernandez was busted by police in a sting operation after luring in the young boy by posing online as a 15-year-old girl.

The victim accepted a friend request from Hernandez on Facebook last January believing he was actually a teenage girl.

The victim invited Hernandez to his home and that’s when he realized he was actually chatting online with a 36-year-old transgender child predator.

The Post Millennial reported:

A prominent trans activist who was highly praised by liberal media outlets and institutions is now facing 16 felony charges for the alleged sexual abuse of a minor following a sextortion investigation.

Carlos Arturo Aparicio Hernandez, 36, of Taylorsville, Utah, a biological male who identifies as a woman named “Raiza”, is accused of the sexual abuse and exploitation of a 15-year-old boy after sending the victim a friend request on Facebook posing as a teenage girl.

According to charging documents, the 15-year-old victim accepted a friend request on Facebook in January of 2021 from someone he was led to believe was a female his own age. After communicating for months, the victim sent nude photos at the request of Hernandez and was later asked to meet in-person, court documents state.

The victim invited Hernandez to his home in West Valley City, Utah where he then discovered that the girl he thought he was talking to was a transgender sexual predator.

Upon arrival, Hernandez forced the boy to engage in “sexual acts” by blackmailing him and threatening to release the minor’s explicit photos if he didn’t comply. Hernandez recorded the assault, charging documents state.
The two met on three separate occasions following repeated threats from Hernandez, according to court documents.

Hernandez was given asylum in the US because of the “anti-LGBT discrimination” in Mexico.

Johns Hopkins hires professor known for a Paedophilia apologist

Johns Hopkins University announced that it will welcome a professor who previously resigned from a teaching position after defending sexual attraction to children.

“We are excited to share that Allyn Walker, PhD, will be joining the Moore Center as a postdoctoral fellow on May 25,” the Moore Center for Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse tweeted on Thursday.

Walker, who was formerly employed as an assistant professor by Old Dominion University, came under fire after publishing a book that defended pedophilia and attempted to de-stigmatize offenders by labeling them “minor-attracted people.”

Moore Center Communications and Marketing Manager Maria Blackburn told Campus Reform that Walker will “support multiple, large-scale, ongoing research projects and help identify new projects.” 

“Walker’s expertise and qualitative research methodology will enhance and advance the Center’s work,” Blackburn added.

Blackburn described as a “leader in the field of perpetration prevention research” and her former role at ODU was noted. However, the reason for her resignation was omited.

Pressure from critics and students on campus resulted in Walker being placed on administrative leave. She later resigned but accused the criticism of her research as being transphobic. 

“That research was mischaracterized by some in the media and online, partly because of my trans identity,” Walker wrote in a joint statement with ODU after her departure.

Walker’s book “A Long, Dark Shadow: Minor-Attracted People and Their Pursuit of Dignity” was published in June and argues that adults who are sexually attracted to children are not necessarily predators. Rather, the book challenges the notion by providing research into the lives of “minor-attracted persons.”

[RELATED: Old Dominion University criminal justice professor defends pedophilia]

“Navigating guilt, shame, and fear, this universally maligned group demonstrate remarkable resilience and commitment to living without offending and to supporting and educating others,” the book description states. 

According to Walker, there is “no morality or immorality attached to attraction” because attraction is beyond the offender’s control.

“A lot of people when they hear the term pedophile, they automatically assume that it means a sex offender. And that isn’t true,” Walker said in an interview with Protasia in November. “And it leads to a lot of misconceptions about attractions toward minors.”

After the news shattered about Walker’s research, students at Old Dominion University immediately began calling for his termination. ODU College Republican President Andrew Lambakis told Campus Reform last semester that opposition to Walker was a unifying effort.

“You can see that he’s legitimizing pedophilia by saying that we should use the term minor attracted persons. We should be very careful in re-wording, like, the English language, if you would, because we don’t want to make it seem like it’s okay to be attracted to minors,” he said. “That’s what a lot of people think it implies. I think so. We ought to be using the term pedophile.”

[RELATED: The Moore Center for Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse  researches child sexual abuse to create “a public health approach to preventing child sexual abuse.”]

“As a leading international authority on public health, the School is dedicated to protecting health and saving lives,” the Moore center website states. “The School works to keep millions around the world safe from violence, illness and injury by pioneering new research, deploying its knowledge and expertise in the field, and educating tomorrow’s scientists and practitioners in the global defense of human life.”

Campus Reform contacted John Hopkins University for comment. This article will be updated accordingly.