Trans Action from Women in front of Eskişehir Train Station: Democratic Women Platform member women gathered in front of Eskişehir Train Station in Istasy n Street in the evening, Transphobic TCDD, opened banners that you cannot prevent our right to transportation. Dilan Biçici read the press statement on behalf of women participating in the protest.
A group of women gathered outside the station in Eskisehir, said Monday Pinar Arkan trans activists by security officials denied that the speed Tren'l to go to Istanbul, Republic of Turkey protested, citing the State Railways.
Democratic Women Platform member women gathered in front of Eskişehir Train Station in İstasyon Street in the evening, 'Transphobic TCDD. You can not prevent our right of transportation 'opened banner. Dilan Biçici read the press statement on behalf of women chanting various slogans. Bicici said that they organized a panel on "Commemoration of the Victims of Hate Crime Victims" on November 27, which was held by the Eskişehir Democratic Women's Platform, and that Istanbul LGBTI Solidarity Association activist Pınar Arkan participated as a speaker. Biçici said that Pınar Arkan wanted to go from Eskişehir to Istanbul with YHT on Monday evening, November 28, but the officers prevented this.
Pınar Arkan bought a High Speed Train ticket to travel from Eskişehir to Istanbul. However, the trans activist Pınar Arkan, who went to the train station at the time of departure of the train, was tried to be prevented by TCDD due to the fact that Pınar Arkan, who was exposed to the transphobic attitude of the security officers and the train station, was blue and the name written on the identity of the ticket was different. Trans activist Pınar Arkan provided TCDD alone by using another vehicle after the protest ethics. We express it once more from here. We will be against all kinds of homophobic, transphobic approaches. We declare that we will fight until the day when trans people and LGBTI people exist and can meet their basic needs such as accommodation and transportation freely.
After the speech, women who took various slogans Eskişehir Democratic Women's Platform members then broke up.