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Tomorrow on Democracy Now! Catch SRLP’s Alisha Williams, CeCe McDonald, Laverne Cox, and Katie Burgess

Tomorrow morning SRLP’s Director of Prisoner Justice Alisha Williams will join CeCe McDonald, Katie Burgess (Trans Youth Support Network) and Laverne Cox on Democracy Now! to talk about CeCe’s case and the work our communities are doing to end criminalization and create trans liberation! You can stream the program live on their website from 8-9 […]

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Success! Hey Shah Where’s The Love? Protest turns out community, NYS Senator Brad Hoylman

  Yesterday’s protest at the NYS Department of Health office was an incredible success thanks to the support of community members, Trans Justice of the Audre Lorde Project, Make the Road, Trans Women of Color Coalition and Trans Latinas! Hundreds of people including NYS Senator Brad Hoylman joined the already thousands of people calling on Governor Coumo and […]

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Postponed: SRLP’s Reina Gossett on Democracy Now! Tuesday morning

Postponed: SRLP’s Reina Gossett will join CeCe McDonald, Katie Burgess (Executive Director of the Trans Youth Support Network in Minnesota), and Laverne Cox on Democracy Now! to talk about CeCe’s case and the work our communities are doing to end criminalization and create trans liberation! You can stream the program live on their website from […]

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No One is Disposable: Everyday Practices of Prison Abolition

In a series of four short online videos produced by Barnard Center for Research on Women, SRLP’s Reina Gossett and Dean Spade discuss prison abolition as a political framework, exploring why this is a top issue for those committed to supporting trans and gender-nonconforming people. These videos look at how to build societies where the […]

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Time Magazine names SRLP supporter Laverne Cox’s portrayal of Sophia Burset as one of the most influential fictional characters in 2013!

Time Magazine named SRLP supporter Laverne Cox’s portrayal of Sophia Burset as one of the most influential fictional characters in 2013! Laverne has recently been supporting the work of SRLP’s Prison Advisory Committee, which you can check out here. Congrats, Laverne! We cannot wait to find out what 2014 will bring!

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The 2014 SRLP Calendar is HERE!

They just arrived!  The 2014 SRLP Calendar is HERE! This beautiful 12 month calendar showcases the artwork of SRLP Prisoner Advisory Committee members on the inside who are locked away in New York state detention facilities. It also features artwork from community members on the outside such as, Rachael Warner and Ariel Springfield to name […]

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Now Available, the SRLP 2014 Calendar!

The 2014 Limited Edition SRLP Calendar is here! This beautiful 12 month calendar showcases the artwork of SRLP Prisoner Advisory Committee members who are locked away in New York state detention facilities as well as community members who are on the outside.  Designed once again by the amazing Caroline Paquita, it also includes trans history throughout, honoring […]

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