alle 24 council voted unanimously last night to take a stand. A stand for unity, compassion, acceptance, culture, community, and tolerance.
On June 10 Fabian Rebolledo successfully had his felony conviction re-sentenced as a misdemeanor, thereby giving him the right to petition the Department of Homeland Security for repatriation to the United States.
“Our society and our schools were built to fit ‘boy’ or ‘girl,’ and not people who transition,” said Mission High School student Rexy Amaral, who identifies as gay and who, also being a drag performer, sometimes dresses in female clothing to go to school.
Nearly three years ago, our community rallied together to help save City College of San Francisco (CCSF) after the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) sought to shut it down.
Rebolledo, promised automatic citizenship by military recruiters, joined the ranks of thousands of non-citizen military personnel serving in this country's armed services. Contrary to the promises made to him, Rebolledo never got his citizenship.
So why is the media not reacting to police brutality against Latinos with the same same outrage?