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Tranny March Makes its Debut
by Liz Highleyman (liz [at] black-rose.com)
Saturday Jun 26th, 2004 12:16 AM
Friday, June 25, marked the debut of the first Tranny March in San Francisco, and quite likely anywhere.
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Some 2,000 transgender people and their friends and allies -- joined by some 100 Critical Mass bicyclists -- came out Friday evening to show their support for transgender rights and equality. When the march reached City Hall, and altar was set up to memorialize those lost to anti-trans violence. The crowd demanded justice for Gwen Araujo, a transgender teenager who was killed in 2002 after it was discovered that she was born biologically male. A mistrial was declared Tuesday after a deadlocked jury failed to convict Araujo's killers; prosecutors have said they would retry the case.
§Sister Lolita Offers a Blessing
by Liz Highleyman (liz [at] black-rose.com) Saturday Jun 26th, 2004 12:16 AM
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§It Takes All Kinds...
by Liz Highleyman (liz [at] black-rose.com) Saturday Jun 26th, 2004 12:16 AM
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§SF Debut of Transgender Flag
by Liz Highleyman (liz [at] black-rose.com) Saturday Jun 26th, 2004 12:16 AM
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§Healthcare for All
by Liz Highleyman (liz [at] black-rose.com) Saturday Jun 26th, 2004 12:16 AM
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§Justice for Gwen Araujo
by Liz Highleyman (liz [at] black-rose.com) Saturday Jun 26th, 2004 12:16 AM
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§Making Tranny History
by Liz Highleyman (liz [at] black-rose.com) Saturday Jun 26th, 2004 12:16 AM
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Shit is wack yodog friendTuesday Jul 13th, 2004 1:50 PM
CorrectionCecilia ChungMonday Jul 12th, 2004 11:23 PM
trans march Santa Cruzdani dSaturday Jun 26th, 2004 12:09 PM