ALP on CBS News: What Transgender People Want You to Know

Check out this piece on Trans issues and terminology CBS did with the TransJustice Coordinator Elliott.

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/what-transgender-people-want-you-to-know/

May Day at the Audre Lorde Project

Friday, May 1, 2015 - 3:00pm

Join the The Audre Lorde Project for our May Day mobilization! May Day is an international day of resistance for and by workers and immigrants. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Two Spirit, and Gender Non-Conforming People of Color are workers and immigrants too and have a long history in both labor and immigrant justice movements.

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Grassroots Fundraising Training 101

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm

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Breaking Isolation; Self Care and Community Care Tools for our People

“Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.”

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Thank You Micah Bazant!



We want to express our profound gratitude and appreciation for the creative vision and generosity of visual artist Micah Bazant for designing our Trans Day of Remembrance Poster this year. Micah also managed the selling and dissemination of this print donating all proceeds to the Audre Lorde Project. As a result of their tireless work, we were able to raise over $1,000 for our on the ground work for racial and gender justice.  Read more »

Statement: Breaking News: SRLP & Audre Lorde Project Campaign Success! Medicaid will now cover transgender healthcare.

Breaking News: SRLP & Audre Lorde Project Campaign Success! Medicaid will now cover transgender healthcare.

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Statement: Wake Up, Rise Up

Wake Up, Rise Up

To those we have lost to police brutality: Eleanor Bumpurs, Tyisha Miller, LaTanya Haggerty, Tanesha Anderson, Aura Rosser, Amadou Diallo, Sean Bell, Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Trayvon Martin . . .

And those we have lost to the communal violence justified by the policing of our bodies: Sakia Gunn, Tiffany Edwards, Zoraida Reyes, Mia Henderson, Kandy Hall, Yaz’Min, Shancez, Terrell Anderson, Islan Nettles, Miriam Carey…

To the Falsely Accused, Detained and Abused: Venice Brown, Terrain Dandridge, Renata Hill and Patreese Johnson (The Jersey Four), Marichuy, CeCe McDonald and for all the names we do not know.

In the telling of our names, what is most apparent is that our lives are seen as disposable and undervalued.  

 

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