Category Archive: New York City

2019 Updates From NYC

Hello! The NYC chapter is active! The current iteration of our chapter is about to have its one-year anniversary on February 4. Woohoo! You can get in touch with us via Please follow us on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter at @blackandpinknyc Here’s info on what we’re up to: MONTHLY NYC GATHERINGS Penpal Matching Our …

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SEARCHING FOR A BETTER JUSTICE: A statement on the latest transphobic violence in Brooklyn from Black & Pink NYC

Black & Pink NYC is a chapter of a national group of currently and formerly incarcerated LGBTQI and gender nonconforming people, as well as the community members who support them. Like the rest of New York City’s queer and trans community, we are appalled and heartbroken by the recent spate of homophobic and transphobic attacks …

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February Updates from B&P Chapters

From New York: NYC Black and Pink had our first meeting and we had a couple of folks show up despite the snow. We heard from the Queer Detainee Empowerment Project, which you should check out here, and wrote letters to New York folks. We talked about good tips for getting started and how to …

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