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Out in the Night film screening supported by New Orleans chapter

September 24, 2014

We are so thrilled that the film Out in the Night will be screened at the New Orleans Film Festival as part of the OUTakes Sidebar Series!  Here is a link to the film screenings! It documents the true story of four young...

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New Orleans folks assist with “Ending Violence, Ending Criminalization” Event

August 27, 2014

Members of the New Orleans chapter were excited to support a mini-conference on August 9th called "Ending Violence, Ending Criminalization." This event was  the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs' annual Regional Training Academy!  Co-sponsors and local hosts of the event were BreakOUT!,...

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New Orleans Chapter: July Updates

July 8, 2014

In New Orleans this month, volunteers met up twice with laptops at Flora's Cafe to update the profiles of the dozens of Louisiana incarcerated members who wrote us back.   It's always a nice time, munching down on hummus and nachos...

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Black & Pink is signing up PenPals at the Philly Trans Health Conference

June 13, 2014

For the first time, Black & Pink has a table at the 13th Annual Philadelphia Trans Health Conference! Dozens of attendees have already stopped by and signed up to join Black  & Pink at this conference whose focus "is promoting transgender...

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New Orleans Chapter Update

June 9, 2014

In New Orleans, we've sent letters to the 100 incarcerated members in Louisiana asking them to update their PenPal Information Form and write a "First Letter" to a new penpal. We also asked them to let us know about organizations...

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April Updates from B&P Chapters

April 6, 2014

Boston: Black and Pink has given talks and workshops and held card writing sessions all around the Boston area throughout March, including at: Asian American Resource Workshop (Prison Industrial Complex with an Asian/Pacific Islander resistance lens) Youth Leadership Initiative at...

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March Updates from B&P Chapters

March 8, 2014

San Diego  February 17, 2014 Activist San Diego (ASD) hosted a panel and discussion about the prison industrial complex. Black & Pink-San Diego discussed the disproportionate number of LGBTQ people in prison and the school to prison pipeline as well...

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