Come join me and the Sylvia Rivera Law Project Friday at this amazing V-Day action. We’ll be making sure Governor Coumo and Health Commissioner Shah stop excluding trans people from safe and affordable healthcare coverage in New York! Post by Sylvia Rivera Law Project (SRLP).
Monday night I had an amazing time speaking with Janet Mock and Toronto based activist Monica Forrester who works with Maggie’s Toronto. It was the first time any of us had been on an all trans women of color panel and you could feel the power in the room! To learn more about Monica’s work and […]
“We were there, and a body of our work remains, mostly unpublished until now, scattered about the country in old trunks, closets, and a few libraries, and on microfilm, waiting patiently to see the light of day, to give testimony to our struggle.” –Iris Morales and Denise Oliver-Velez, The Young Lords; from the 2010 […]
Tonight I’ll joining a group of brilliant artists & activists at the Bowery Poetry club. I’ll be sharing some of my archival work on Sylvia Rivera, Marsha P Johnson and STAR for SUBMERG: Dissent & Decadence from New York’s Artistic Undergrounds. The event starts at 7 and runs til 9 PM, and is at […]