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[2] The Woodward

The Woodward

It’s a place where my community comes to congregate and feel safe.

Julisa Abad is the Director of Transgender Outreach and Advocacy for Fair Michigan. She shares how for some members of Detroit’s LGBT community, The Woodward Bar is more than a place to show off on the dance floor. This discretely placed venue also offers a space for belonging.


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