“I believe in fairness, justice, and dignity for all people. It’s important for all of us to stand up for and be visible in our support for each other.” -June Arima Schumann
News: Our Families
Join leaders across Oregon in communities of color in speaking out. If you would like to share your support for LGBT families of color please contact Khalil@basicrights.org by August 21st!
Our Families member, Christian Baeff, shares his story about how Safe Roads affects him and others at the intersections of multiple identities.
“…consider that single issue politics and movements work in alignment with capitalism and all forms of oppression.”
Two Spirit leaders from around the country we’re able to join forces in November to build community, push for justice, and to create a stronger movement for tomorrow.
Because of this powerful presentation, IWOK and WSC increased the number of Tribal leaders who were willing to take a public stand from 60 leaders in 2012 to 100 leaders currently in 2013.
Over 140 leaders have come out to share that they and the organizations they lead, fully support LGBT families of color.
Thanks to everyone who came out for Just Art! Our first queer and transgender artists of color showcase was a huge success!
Basic Rights Oregon’s Racial Justice and Alliance Building Program is soliciting submissions for our August 2013 art show highlighting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People of Color (LGBT POC) artists!