Out100 honorees Jo Mama and Lucy Stoole have been at the center of an overdue shift in the city's balance of power.
The change was sparked by a petition that began circulating this summer.
"We will find you, we will identify you, and we will strip you of your police powers. Period," said the city's first Black lesbian mayor.
Though the woman survived a gunshot wound, her brother was hit and pronounced dead at a hospital.
“I really don't care about the white gaze at all,” Jarvis Boyland said.
"So often we confuse a glitch for malfunction, darkness for corruption, viruses for demise. To me, they are simply challenges one must accept in order to grow."