Category: Social Justice

REPORT: Centering Black Women, Girls, Gender NC People & Femmes in Campaigns for Expanded Sanctuary and Freedom Cities

DOWNLOAD THE REPORT NOW BY CLICKING HERE DOWNLOAD THE REPORT NOW BY CLICKING HERE On Thursday September 14th, 2017, the Ms. Foundation published the report Centering Black Women, Girls, Gender Nonconforming People and Fem(me)s in Campaigns For Expanded Sanctuary and Freedom Cities, by Andrea Ritchie and Monique Morris (National […]

Get up and Give OUT this Tuesday!

Give OUT Day is a national fundraising event on Tuesday, August 2nd for nonprofits serving LGBTQ communities all over the country. These organizations help secure the rights, meet the needs, and celebrate the lives of LGBTQ people! The LGBTQ Advocacy work at WWAV interests with other systemic issues we see […]

[Report Back] : Trust Black Women 2015 Convening

http://www.trustblackwomen.org | http://www.trustblackwomen.org | www.trustblackwomen.org In 2015, Women With A Vision was invited to participate in the relaunch of the “Trust Black Women” campaign alongside other Black women led Reproductive Justice organizations. Executive Director Deon Haywood, Director of Research and Evaluation Shaquita Borden and Programs Assistant Mwende Katwiwa attended the […]

Confronting Histories Old & New: Black women & Girls and erasure/Reframing the Narrative on State Sanctioned Violence & Psychological Violence

Originally posted at AntiGravity Magazine (June 2015) Photos by Patrick Melon #BlackLivesMatter. Much has been made recently of this simple, yet necessary affirmation of the humanity of Black people in America. The hashtag was created by Patrisse Cullors, Opal Tometi, and Alicia Garza in 2012 after the murder of […]