There is no safe space for Transgender People! Opening of the Third European Transgender Council In Malmoe over shaded by racist and Transphobic attack

Published: October 1, 2010

In the night of september 30th two delegates from Turkey of the Third European Transgender Council were attacked by a group of five to seven people when leaving a restaurant. The trans activists have been harassed verbally and subject to physical violence.

"There is no safe space for transgender people in Europe. Last night’s attack showed once more that transphobia and racism are not only a problem of certain countries in Europe. Transphobia is everywhere," says TGEU Vice Chair Julia Ehrt.

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