To get caught up on the details of how queer organizers at New Voices Pittsburgh are leading the local response to the verdict in the trial of the murder of Trayvon Martin, click here (I’ll return to that later.) Here’s what’s coming up:
Wednesday, July 17, 12p
Allegheny County Courthouse
436 Grant Street, Downtown
Saturday, July 20, 12p
Alliance for Police Accountability
Racial Profiling March and Rally
Start: Mt. Ararat Baptist Church, 271 Paulson Avenue, Larimer
End: Harambee Festival, 7120 Kelly Street, Homewood
How can you support?
SHOW UP.We are more powerful together!
2. DONATE to New Voices Pittsburgh!
3. Complete the NAACP petition urging the Department of Justice to open a civil rights case against George Zimmerman.
4. Spread the word. Post, tweet and share using hashtags #NVP #TrayvonMartin #HumanRights #ReproJustice #WOC and #Pgh. Tag@NewVoicesPgh.
5. Volunteer. To support our organizing, emailvolunteer@newvoicespittsburgh.