Love Poems for Bresha is a national action coordinated with local activists in partnership with FORCE: Upsetting Rape Culture, an artist collective dedicated to building public healing spaces for survivors. Help us build a powerful space of love for all Black girls fighting to live in a world that doesn’t see us, and send love to … More Love Poems for Bresha
We invite supporters of Bresha Meadows to create Black girl altars in advance of Bresha’s next hearing on May 22nd. Let us know if you organizer an altar. Download resources below: TOOLKIT: #DefendingBlackWomanhood: A Toolkit for a Community Altar Building Project for Black Women and Girls, by Black Feminist Future CURRICULUM: Four Black Girl Altar Rituals for … More Black Girl Altar Project
As we draw closer to Bresha Meadows’ scheduled May 22nd trial, we call on supporters to send postcards to Ohio Prosecutor Dennis Watkins urging him to DROP THE CHARGES against Bresha Meadows and free her immediately, as well as seek alternatives to detention for young people in crisis who need our support. Send postcards as soon as … More Postcard Action! Dennis Watkins: DROP THE CHARGES!
Bresha Meadows’ trial and crucial court hearings are in May. We call on supporters and all those who believe in social justice to help free Bresha Meadows! Below are dates and actions for people who are local to Warren, OH and for supporters everywhere. IMPORTANT DATES: (All events at Trumbull County Family Court unless otherwise … More #FreeBresha Court Actions – Local & Everywhere!
Join the campaign to poster the planet with #FreeBresha posters to raise awareness as we organize for Bresha Meadows’ trial in May! Hang the posters in public spaces to create high-level visibility about Bresha Meadows’ case in our communities. Posters in public spaces is also an organizing strategy to raise awareness about the connections between surviving domestic/sexual violence and … More Poster Action: Raise Awareness with Free Bresha Posters!
Dear #FreeBresha supporters, Bresha Meadows’ next court hearing is scheduled for April 17, 2017 has been rescheduled to May 8th. Bresha is still incarcerated and facing serious charges for defending herself and her family against deadly abuse. Please continue to share the petition demanding her immediate release. We are asking supporters to organize teach-ins to #FreeBresha during … More Apr 10-17: #FreeBresha Week of Action!
In solidarity with Bresha Meadows and the campaign to #FreeBresha and decriminalize survival, we are organizing book drives for incarcerated girls and women. Please donate books to the efforts listed here or organize your own book drive! Los Angeles Area — #FreeBresha Book Drive To donate books for girls at Central Juvenile Hall in LA … More #FreeBresha Book Drives
Today is a National Day of Action to #FreeBresha. Ideas for how to support Bresha offline today can be found here. If you are in Chicago or NYC, there are also some events today that you can attend. We would also like to encourage everyone to show #SolidarityWithBresha online. Today, we are thrilled to launch … More #SolidarityWithBresha Today
As the National Day of Action to #FreeBresha approaches on Thursday, people across the country are already showing up for Bresha in various ways. On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, over 150 people in Chicago gathered to uplift Bresha and to demand that she be released. You can see the wonderful photos here. Also on … More National Action to #FreeBresha
By her next hearing on January 20, Bresha Meadows will have spent 175 days in jail. The empirical evidence shows that pre-trial detention is dangerous and counterproductive. The #FreeBresha Campaign continues to call for Bresha’s immediate release and for the charges against her to be dropped so that she can heal with her family. In … More Join us on January 19 for a National Day of Action to #FreeBresha