Query • 11.13.09

Posted on 12 Oct 2009 at 3:46pm
By David Taffet

Why is Transgender Day of Remembrance important to our community?

Beck Saunders – "I have some friends who are transgender, so anything that brings more attention to it is good. It’s not talked about much in the gay and lesbian community."

Mavis May – "If it makes people feel better, a vigil is an important thing to do."

John Grissom – "It educates us and makes us aware of people’s thoughts and feelings and concerns."

Brad Murdock – "It breaks down stereotypes people have of transgenders."

Michelle Brummond – "It gives you a better awareness of the diversity of people."

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This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition November 13, 2009.

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