Cyntoia Brown: Born to Oppression, Jailed by Exploitation, Freed by Resistance

This is an open letter to you, Cyntoia Brown. We share in the general jubilation of the gubernatorial clemency which will enable you to leave prison this August.  After spending 15 years behind bars.  For having struck back at the man who bought you for sex when you were 16 years old.  There is an implicit irony in this matching of … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM NY on the 16 Days Altar Commemorating Missing, Murdered, and Trafficked Women

In the spirit of community activists and feminists targeted and killed, indigenous community leader Juana Ramirez Santiago in Guatemala and queer black city councilmember Marielle Franco in Brazil, AF3IRM participates in 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence,  annually, with the heartbreaking consciousness that there are new names of women to remember, and so … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM on the end of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence 2018

In honor of community activists and feminists targeted and killed, like indigenous leader Juana Ramirez Santiago in Guatemala and queer black city councilmember Marielle Franco in Brazil, AF3IRM participates in 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, annually, with the heartbreaking consciousness that  there are new names of women to remember, … Continue Reading ››

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