Black History Month: Marsha P Johnson
Marsha “Pay it no mind” Johnson was a trans woman and LGBT liberation activist born in August of 1945. Marsha is widely cited as being instrumental in starting the Stonewall Riots in response to the arrest of another Black activist, Stormé DeLarverie during the raid. Marsha P. Johnson worked tirelessly to further civil rights […]
What Does Transgender Mean?
Hey FAM! On this week’s Social Justice installment, we’re going to discuss Trans issues. We’re going to touch a bit on the Transgender community and some of the ways they are marginalized by cisgender folks. Let’s start with a few definitions: Gender: A social construct that allows individuals to make logical assumptions about someone based […]