Preference Radio

I have wrapped up a lot of amazing work at the Center for Intercultural Organizing and got some time to talk alongside Zack about our work with Resilient Connections on KBOO Preference Radio. We talked about the Creating Change/Chains Conference, ICE and LGBTQ communities, closed spaces, and poetry as resistance. Listen here for the full…

Oregon Students of Color Conference 2016

In my work with the Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO), I’ve been able to work with organizers from all across Oregon and across the U.S. to talk about policing, racist violence, and how to dismantle systems of oppression. In 2015, hundreds of students, professors, community workers, and organizations came together for the 15th Annual Oregon Students of…

International Day for Sex Worker Rights: Portland 2016

I got asked to speak at the 3rd Annual International Day for Sex Worker Rights  at Dante’s Pub in Portland on March 3, 2016. I wanted to share excerpts of my speech for folks who were unable to attend: “Happy international day for sex worker rights ! I am so happy to see so many…

Organizing, Trainings, Workshops, & Talks

2017 The Eric Quezada Center for Culture and Politics, Know Your Rights for Activists and Advocates Panelist Harvard University, LGBTQI Conference Community Leaders for Trans* Liberation Panelist and Non Violent Direct Action Workshop  Gender Spectrum Conference, LGBTQ Know Your Rights:Police and Immigration  Models of Pride Conference, LGBTQ Know Your Rights: Police and Immigration & My School…