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lordbape:

no one ever feels the need to make a post saying “everyone matters” until i say “black people matter” and they have to interject w/ that. it’s incredible like

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wertheyouth:

When an undercover officer saw Monica Jones, a black transgender woman, walking down the street just a few blocks from her house, in an area that the officer described as being “known for prostitution,” that was enough to convince him that she intended to engage in prostitution. It was on that basis that he approached and stopped her.
In April of this year, Monica was convicted of violating this overbroad and vague law. Today she appeals that conviction, and the ACLU, along with other advocacy and civil rights organizations, filed a brief in support of her appeal.
We #StandWithMonica because transgender women of color should be able to walk down the street in their neighborhoods without being arrested, or worse, for simply being themselves.
When Walking Down the Street is a Crime. Chase Strangio, ACLU

wertheyouth:

When an undercover officer saw Monica Jones, a black transgender woman, walking down the street just a few blocks from her house, in an area that the officer described as being “known for prostitution,” that was enough to convince him that she intended to engage in prostitution. It was on that basis that he approached and stopped her.

In April of this year, Monica was convicted of violating this overbroad and vague law. Today she appeals that conviction, and the ACLU, along with other advocacy and civil rights organizations, filed a brief in support of her appeal.

We #StandWithMonica because transgender women of color should be able to walk down the street in their neighborhoods without being arrested, or worse, for simply being themselves.

When Walking Down the Street is a Crime. Chase Strangio, ACLU

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5265ad:

There are white provocateurs at the protests who don’t care for change and just want things escalate into a shoot out. Some are anarchists, others are apart of white supremacist organizations. Some have been payed, others are present on their own accord to reek havoc and delegitimize the cause. None of the above stated have a problem with black bodies being lost in the process

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yourhue:

Black women and girls lost to gun violence, police brutality, intimate partner violence and transphobia:

 

Dana Larkin

Kassandra Perkins

Rekia Boyd

Tarika Wilson

Aiyana Stanley-Jones

Adaisha Miller

Brandy Martell

Deanna Cook Patrick

Tyisha Miller

Ashley Sinclair

We remember your names and we honor your lives.

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lordbape:

can’t wait to be tweeted back by miley! the @ feature is free on twitter!

lordbape:

can’t wait to be tweeted back by miley! the @ feature is free on twitter!

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