Mayor Newsom marks passing
of Tanya Neiman
Longtime social justice advocate
From the Mayor's Office of Communications
February 27, 2006
"Today, February 27, 2006, the City of San Francisco grieves
the passing of Tanya Neiman.
"We extend our condolences to Brett Mangels, Tanya's beloved
partner for 24 years.
"Tanya was a leader in the social justice and poverty law
movement and family and friend of many.
"San Francisco has lost a great humanitarian and altruist
who dedicated her life to improving the lives of all people, especially
"To honor Tanya, the City Hall flags will be flown at half-mast."