The renaming was postponed after anti-transgender jokes in Chappelle’s Netflix special “The Closer” sparked controversy
"It seems that every time something like this happens, we remove another block from the wall that separates from anarchy and mob rule"
The popular comic performing as part of the Netflix Is a Joke Fest has long courted controversy with comments made about trans people
The New Year’s Eve photos received backlash from some users because of the controversy surrounding Chappelle’s view of trans rights
2021 was the deadliest year of violence against LGBTQ+ people since records began- greatest harm to Black Trans women, migrants & sex workers
In a statement released on Friday, the school said it would go ahead with the renaming at a ceremony rescheduled for April 22, 2022
The women are alleging that Netflix is engaging in unfair & discriminatory labour practises after the fallout from the protests
"Dave Chapelle is now being potentially cancelled for being hilarious. And it all ties together, all of this"
The demonstration comes as backlash over Dave Chappelle’s standup special “The Closer” on Netflix, criticized as being transphobic, continues
A walkout is set to happen Wednesday morning at 10:30AM near Netflix's EPIC building in Hollywood at 1341 Vine Street