- Black and Pink
Join First Defense Legal Aid on June 16 at Grace Place for a trans-centered Know Your Rights panel event that will also prepare FDLA volunteer attorneys and law students to represent and advocate for trans, intersex, and gender non-conforming individuals at the police station.
There will be a happy hour to follow!
This expert panel of queer and trans people of color who have direct experience with the Chicago Police Department includes:
Maria Hernandez -- FDLA & Black Lives Matter-Chicago
Afrika Queen Lockett -- Black & Pink Chicago
Samoane Williams -- Raise the Floor & FDLA
Phade Wayze -- FDLA
Tanvi Sheth -- Transformative Justice Law Project
Lasaia Wade -- Brave Spaces Alliance & Trans Liberation Collective
With a special performance from Vita Eya Cleveland!
Free childcare will be available, please email firstname.lastname@example.org