Black justice is not the sole responsibility of only black people. We’re asking: What does black liberation look like for you, and what are you prepared to do to get there?
If you’re looking for easy answers that preserve your bubble, you won’t find them here. But that’s exactly why anyone who considers themselves an activist, an ally, or a member of the resistance writ large needs to read this book.
On this Martin Luther King Day, Autostraddle remembers the activist legacy of Coretta Scott King and her fight for gay rights.
The work of civil rights history is queer and feminist. It’s also a hard, rough, incomplete project.
“I was eighteen years old. He looked at a woman standing next to me, ten years my senior, pointed to me and said: ‘You should fuck her to make her realize she’s gay.'”
When I look at this list, I’m fortified knowing that increasingly we are not being asked to choose between our blackness and our queerness as the movement moves forward. We are no longer being asked to do the work, but keep our faces in the shadows.
Our president hasn’t acknowledged pride month, so we went to his house.
This weekend, LA showed its pride by marching in resistance of oppression.
Pro tips for attracting, engaging, and retaining volunteers to help you win campaigns and get shit done!
Facilitating a small group requires skills that aren’t always intuitive. I’ve got some tips and tricks and types of small group breakout sessions to help ya’ out!
Let’s let love win, but not let love be our only strategy. Why we need to understand love and power together to win intersectional justice for all.