Activism With my Daughter – LGBTQIA Allies

Activism With my Daughter – LGBTQIA Allies

I had the pleasure of doing my activist project with my teen daughter, Valhalla. As a queer family, we knew we wanted to do a project that would in some way help out the LGBTQ people in our community. Our plan became more focused when we were
approached by a mother who’s teen daughter had come out and was bullied so badly in her school that she attempted suicide.Talking to this mother inspired us to do a project directed at LGBTQ youth. Continue reading

The Red Umbrella Project: Giving a Voice to Sex Workers

The Red Umbrella Project: Giving a Voice to Sex Workers

The Red Umbrella Project is a small non-profit based in Brooklyn, New York that gives a voice to sex workers. RedUP produces a wide variety of media, where sex workers and former sex workers can share their stories. The work this organization does goes well beyond storytelling. Continue reading