Category Archive: Boise

Boise Chapter: July Updates

June was an exciting month for Black and Pink: Boise. We had a successful sign making party the day before Boise pride and ended up with some pretty rad signs (a few of which were inspired by the Chicago chapter’s signs!). And while we couldn’t pay for a booth at pridefest, our signs drew enough …

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Boise June Update

We continue to meet on a regular basis for pen-pal writing, discussion, and community building around resistance to the violence of the prison industrial complex. We were invited by a professor at Boise State University to speak with her classes about Black and Pink and the impact of mass incarceration on queer and trans people …

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Updates from some B&P Chapters

Black & Pink has chapters or is forming chapters in the San Francisco Bay Area, Chicago, Boise, San Diego, Portland, and San Antonio. From the Boise Chapter: Black and Pink: Boise hosted two holiday card writing parties in December at different locations in the Boise downtown area. With the help of free world members, we …

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Updates from some B&P Chapters

  Boise Chapter: Black and Pink: Boise has been holding space weekly for letter writing, reflection, discussion, and support pertaining to living among the prison industrial complex. On Saturday December 7th, we held a holiday card writing party and wrote holiday cards to 96 incarcerated members of the Black and Pink family. Next Saturday we’ll …

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