“We refuse to let violence rob us of the possibility to gather, to love each other, and to dream together in solidarity”
The transgender organized and run event was hosted by President and Chief Executive Officer of the Trans Latina Coalition, Bamby Salcedo
The meeting was hosted by the LA District Attorney's LGBTQ+ advisory board, LA County Human Relations Commission, & the US Attorney's Office
"As a gay Chinese American, I wanted to make sure that the gay part of my identity would be out front" Dong said
"United against Hate Week provides opportunities for every resident to get involved, show our strength, and take a real stand against hate"
“I have so much empathy for my younger self. I was the only little girl wandering the halls of this all-boys school”