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A Statement on New Orleans Pride Parade

It is with deep regret that BreakOUT! has decided at the last minute to pull our participation from the New Orleans Pride Parade today due to increased law enforcement that has our community and youth- many of whom are undocumented, youth with negative experiences with police & sheriffs including sexual violence, youth who feel unsafe [...]

By |2016-07-06T12:19:39+00:00June 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Coming Soon: VICE TO ICE Toolkit

With police profiling of Black transgender women as sex workers and Latino communities profiled as undocumented, both immigrant and LGBTQ communities of color in New Orleans are heavily criminalized with their right to move safely and freely in our own city compromised for fear of law enforcement.  Whether it is “Driving while Latino” or “Walking [...]

By |2016-07-04T04:00:34+00:00June 16th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Coming Soon: VICE TO ICE Toolkit

BreakOUT! Statement

It is with heavy hearts that we share the news that another young, Black trans/ gender non-conforming person, Devin Diamond, has been murdered in New Orleans, just a few weeks after 24 year old Erica “E” Davis was shot in the Treme neighborhood on her way to work. We are all aware of the horrific [...]

By |2016-07-04T03:20:48+00:00June 15th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

BreakOUT! Launches #15in15

Starting today on #GiveNOLADay through May 17th (a date our friends at TGI Justice Project have dubbed #TransGiveOutDay), we need your help to build our grassroots donor support base for a stronger and more sustainable movement!  Our goal is to get 15 new monthly sustainers to give at least $15 each month in the next [...]

By |2016-07-04T03:16:58+00:00May 3rd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on BreakOUT! Launches #15in15