Tag Archives: Sylvia Rivera Law Project
SRLP and Friends holding the Trans Healthcare Now Banner created by Liz Bishop, Aleksei Wagner and Reina Gossett

#transhealthcarenow!

One hour ago, with other members of the Sylvia Rivera Law Project I participated in a direct action at HX Refactored, a health care conference in New York City, attended by the new NY State Department of Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker. We went to stop business as usual at the Department of Health. 16 years of transgender […]

CeCe McDonald with In Solidarity

CeCe McDonald visits Sylvia Rivera Law Project, introduces the newest edition of our Prisoner Advisory Committee publication In Solidarity!

During CeCe McDonald’s recent media tour in New York City she stopped by the office and celebrated the latest version of Sylvia Rivera Law Project’s In Solidarity publication written with and for incarcerated community members here in New York State. So much work goes into publishing each In Solidarity, largely bottom-lined by my brilliant SRLP […]

Growing Visibility at the LGBT Center

I had an amazing time talking with Kye Allums, Laverne Cox & Tiq Milan on GLAAD’s Growing Visibility panel this past week for the New Organizing Institute Trans Narrative Training. That brilliant trans people of color comprised the entirety of the panel felt important -so often our visibility comes with the price of our agency and ownership both […]

Chelsea Manning and the realities for transgender and gender non-conforming people in prison, jails and detention centers. | SRLP (Sylvia Rivera Law Project)

Chelsea Manning and the realities for transgender and gender non-conforming people in prison, jails and detention centers. | SRLP (Sylvia Rivera Law Project) from SRLP on Chelsea Manning, the realities trans & gnc people have to navigate daily while incarcerated and how we can support people on the inside!

Jobs & Internships – SRLP (Sylvia Rivera Law Project)

Jobs & Internships – SRLP (Sylvia Rivera Law Project) SRLP is looking for applicants for the following open positions: The Sylvia Rivera Law Project is seeking a Director of Grassroots Fundraising (Posted July 8, 2013) Mission: The Sylvia Rivera Law Project (SRLP) works to guarantee that all people are free to self-determine their gender identity […]

getting excited 4 the best art event of the year! May 18th // Sylvia Rivera Law Project Collective // Judson Memorial 8th ANNUAL SMALL WORKS for BIG CHANGE! Venue: Judson Memorial Church, 55 Washington Square S., NYC *Wheelchair accessible* Featuring: MC’d by Chanel International Music by DJ Tikka Masala Fabulous art (see list below) Fantastic raffle prizes […]

Our Truth, Our Time

A few years ago the NYPD spokesperson Paul Browne lied and said I was the cause of police violence that ended the Sylvia Rivera Law Project five year anniversary celebration.  It wasn’t true on any level but it was yet another chance to watch how the NYPD lies to cover its own violence. A few nights ago […]