The following is a statement from Lifted Voices and Black Lives Matter Chicago: It appears Donald Trump has been defeated at the ballot box, but as we… Read more “It’s Not Over: Preparing for Trump’s Fascist Retaliation”
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Resources For This Time of Crisis
We know this is a stressful time and that many people are concerned about their safety. We share your concerns and would like to recommend the following… Read more “Resources For This Time of Crisis”
Lifted Voices on Solidarity in a Time of Rebellion
We will not allow respectability or binaries of good and bad protest to place any constraints on our solidarity.
They Came With Torches: Denouncing the Violence in Charlottesville
We must all acknowledge the severity of our situation. And then we have to act.
On Defending Our Spaces: In Solidarity with Chicago Dyke March
The Lifted Voices Collective is now, as ever, in solidarity with the Chicago Dyke March Collective.
Chicago’s Support Ho(s)e Collective Will Hold Vigil for Fallen Sex Workers on #Dec17
December 17 is the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers.
Cold Weather Survival: Tips For Defending Our Communities Against The Cold
Let’s bring love, protection and warmth everywhere that we can.
#NoDAPL Isn’t Over: What You Need to Know and What You Can Do
Remember, it’s not over until the banks drop out.
Lifted Voices and Black Lives Matter Chicago Denounce Violence Against the #NoDAPL Water Protectors
Black Lives Matter Chicago and Lifted Voices unequivocally denounce the violence enacted by state and county police forces against the Standing Rock Water Protectors.
#StopITOA: Shining A Light On Militarization
In spite of significant acts of intimidation, we will not back down in the face of those who actually train police to wage war on oppressed communities.