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SRLP Staff Attorney Chase Strangio Leaving Direct Services Team

After two years of tireless work in the Prisoner Justice Project and growing SRLP’s disability justice work, staff attorney and Equal Justice Works fellow, Chase Strangio, will be leaving SRLP on September 28, 2012. Chase and Chase’s partner -and long time SRLP collective member- Nadia Qurashi (pictured) recently had a baby, Simrah Elijah Strangio Qurashi.  […]

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MARCH FOR IMMIGRANT RIGHTS & WORKER SOLIDARITY! MAY DAY 2012

MARCH FOR IMMIGRANT RIGHTS & WORKER SOLIDARITY! MAY DAY 2012 When: Tuesday, May 1, 2012 – 3:00pm Where: At Regal Movie Theater, 850 Broadway (at 13th St.) at 3pm May Day SRLP Contingent! The Audre Lorde Project, FIERCE, Queers for Economic Justice, Streetwise and Safe and the Sylvia Rivera Law Project have united to organize and form […]

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HOUSING WORKS: ACTION ALERT!

HOUSING WORKS: ACTION ALERT! When: Monday, October 3, 2011 (All day) – Monday, October 31, 2011 (All day) TELL GOVERNOR CUOMO THAT ACCESS TO ALL HEALTH CARE IS A RIGHT, INCLUDING AND ESPECIALLY TRANS-RELATED HEALTH CARE! A RECENT TASK FORCE DETERMINED THAT THESE ASPECTS SHOULD BE COVERED AS MEDICAL NECESSITIES. IT IS UNCONSCIONABLE TO DENY NEW YORKERS […]

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END TRANSPHOBIA AT THE HUMAN RESOURCES ADMINISTRATION NOW!

END TRANSPHOBIA AT THE HUMAN RESOURCES ADMINISTRATION NOW! Sign the Petition! http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/endtransphobianow/index.html Since 2006, Trans and Gender Non-Conforming (TGNC) communities in New York City have been urging the Human Resources Administration (HRA) to address the rampant Transphobia discrimination and harassment that TGNC people in New York City face when seeking to access welfare/public assistance. As a concerned […]

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EMBRACING OUR INCARCERATED TRANS FAMILY FOR THE HOLIDAYS

 Please read this powerful letter from Stefanie Rivera about the importance of reaching out to members of our trans communities behind bars during the holiday season. Coming Together for the Holidays By Stefanie Rivera   Many of us have the privilege of being able to have loved ones close to us for the holidays and being able […]

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