Check out this video featuring BreakOUT! for the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, along with The Nation article, A Movement Lab in New Orleans, featuring some of our work.
Also check out www.katrinatruth.org for the real story of New Orleans, including a showcase of BreakOUT!’s research that demonstrates many of the disparities faced by LGBTQ youth of color in New Orleans and this video by the Greater New Orleans Organizers’ Roundtable that includes images and footage from BreakOUT! actions.
Where you’ll find us during K10 events:
BreakOUT! will be participating in many of the Gulf South Rising and other Katrina 10 Year Anniversary events around New Orleans. Here’s where you can find us:
Monday, August 24th – Tuesday, August 25th America Healing: A Community Engagement Experience for New Orleans
Thursday, August 27th, 6pm 10 Years Later, We’re Still Recovering #BlackLivesMatter, Ashe Cultural Arts Center
Friday, August 28th, 9-5pm Southern Movement Assembly and Youth Movement Assembly, Armstrong Park/ Congo Square
Friday, August 28th, 7pm BreakOUT! is a proud sponsor of Ecohybridity: Love Song for NOLA
Saturday, August 29th 10am-2pm Annual Katrina March and Second Line, 9th Ward Levee Breach to Hunter’s Field
More information about these and other events below: