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On The Luxury of White Surprise

Content note: this post — and the links it includes — contain discussion of anti-black and anti-trans homicides, racism and cissexism in the prison industry, and domestic violence. 1,066 more words

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#FreeMarissa! No ground to stand on

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http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/marissa-alexander-freedom-fundraiser

This post was written by NC FIST member Danielle Boachie and first appeared on her blog “Womancipation Proclamation” – http://womancipation.wordpress.com/

Marissa Alexander has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

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Socialism

No Ground to Stand on.

Marissa Alexander has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. Marissa is the victim here. Her husband beat her while she was pregnant. After yet another beating, Alexander fired a warning shot which traveled through a wall and into the ceiling.

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Feminism

"All are welcome" to LGBT's biweekly Crafternoons

Every other Friday afternoon at 2 p.m., Ohio University’s LGBT Center hosts biweekly Crafternoons.  “All are welcome,” says Jason Hernández, who volunteers to instruct sewing at the Crafternoon events. 402 more words

News And Culture

"Black Trans Bodies Are Under Attack": Freed Activist CeCe McDonald, Actress Laverne Cox Speak Out

Did Laverne Cox’s talk on Monday night leave you wanting more? See what she and recently-freed trans activist CeCe McDonald have to say about McDonald’s experience and the dangers of being an African-American trans female in the United States. 310 more words

News And Newsworthy

"Black Trans Bodies Are Under Attack": Freed Activist CeCe McDonald, Actress Laverne Cox Speak Out

After serving 19 months in prison, the African-American transgender activist CeCe McDonald is free. She was arrested after using deadly force to protect herself from a group of people who attacked her on the streets of Minneapolis. 367 more words