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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 [...]

By |2020-05-20T14:37:34-05:00June 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 |2020-05-20T14:35:21-05:00June 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 [...]

By |2020-05-20T19:08:38-05:00May 3rd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on BreakOUT! Launches #15in15

Vote NO on April 9th!

More Police ≠ Safer Cities Fund Jobs, Housing, and Education to Keep Us Safe! On Saturday April 9th, New Orleanians are being asked to vote on a new public safety millage to fund the NOPD by an additional $17.7 million a year to increase the size of the NOPD from 1100 to 1600 officers, [...]

By |2020-05-20T19:07:39-05:00March 29th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Vote NO on April 9th!

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