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Janet, Reina and Monica

Thank you Toronto!

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 […]

Sylvia Rivera's haunting spirit at the Bowery Poetry Club

Last night at the Bowery Poetry Club

  “We were there, and a body of our work remains, mostly unpublished until now, scattered about the country in old trunks, closets, and a few libraries, and on microfilm, waiting patiently to see the light of day, to give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 […]