Date(s) - Saturday, Sep 26
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
“Anti-transgender stigma, especially trans-phobia towards Black Transgender women, has roots in systemic racism and anti-transgender legislation.” – Carter Brown | Executive Director of National Black Trans Advocacy Coalition
“Historically, transgender people have been portrayed as monstrous villains. We need to highlight the joy in transgender lives and celebrate transgender people. Too often, one only sees a transgender person in the news when they have been murdered.” – Dr. Laurel Westbrook | Associate Professor of Sociology at Grand Valley State University in Michigan
Black Trans Lives Matter Demonstration at Keist Park in Dallas, TX will include educational breakouts like; self defense training, current policy education and more. Stay tuned as we release more details the closer we get to demonstration day.
You do not need a ticket to enter the park. You do need to register for a ticket if you wish to participate in any of the breakout activities.