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|STOP THE VIOLENCE ON 16TH AND MISSION|
|Date||Friday April 15|
|Time||6:00 PM - 6:00 PM|
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|16th and Mission BART station|
On the evening of Friday, April 1, 2011, a young transgender woman
was violently attacked near the 16th and Mission BART station.
Transgender and gender non-conforming people, low-income and
homeless people, immigrants, people of color, young people, and
women in our neighborhood face daily harassment, violence, and
profiling, and have fewer and fewer resources for support. We
must work together to stop the violence, heal, and reclaim our
STAND UP FOR TRANSGENDER PEOPLE!
We are asking all members of the Mission to come out and show
your support for your transgender neighbors and family.
CREATE A SAFE PLACE!
We are asking everyone who lives, work, and hangs out near 16th
& Mission to look out for one another and strengthen our
DON’T CUT OUR LIVES SHORT!
We are asking our public officials to end the budget cuts that are
taking away jobs, housing, education, services, and safe spaces
for transgender and other vulnerable communities in the Mission.