April 10 – 17: #FreeBresha Week of Action
Bresha Meadows’ next court hearing is scheduled for
April 17, 2017 May 8, 2017. Bresha is still incarcerated and facing serious charges for defending herself and her family against deadly abuse. Join us for a #FreeBresha Week of Action during the week of April 10th-April 17th to raise awareness about the connections between sexual violence and criminalization. Learn more about how to take action and please send us updates about your event so we can help promote.
Mar 30, 9pm, Milwaukee: A Night to #FreeBresha
April 12, 10am-4pm, Lansing/MSU: Take Back the Night Resource Fair 2017 #FreeBresha booth is available for people to sign her petition and learn more about her story.
April 12, 7pm, Chicago IL: Activism Series: Love & Protect / Assata’s Daughters – For this event, Love & Protect will discuss: the history of Love & Protect, events that they have done, facts about criminalization of domestic survivors including Bresha Meadows, and why defense committees are important.
April 13, Noon Chicago IL: #FreeBresha Teach In
April 13, 3pm-7pm Bloomington IN: Survival & The State: Book Drive and Letter Writing
April 13, 4 pm, Columbus OH: #FreeBresha Teach-In and Rally
April 13, 5:30pm, Bellingham WA: #FreeBresha Teach-In
Apr 17, 6pm, New York: Free Bresha: Black Girls Under Fire & How We Resist
Apr 17, 6pm, Milwaukee: Free Bresha Teach In
April 17, 6pm, River Forest IL: #FreeBresha Teach In
April 17, 6:30 pm, Baltimore MD, Letter Writing Party For Bresha Meadows
Apr 17, 10am PT/12pm CT/1pm ET: Please join the #FreeBresha campaign for a twitter power hour about sexual violence and criminalization.
April 20, Noon to 1:30 pm, Washington D.C., #FreeBresha Teach-In: Gender Justice, Faith, and Decriminalizing Survival by Sojourners
April 20, 5:30 pm, Richmond VA, Free Bresha Teach-In: Overcriminalization of Youth of Color
April 28, 6:30-8:30 pm, Berkeley, CA, #FreeBresha Teach In hosted by SURJ Queer and Trans Committee at Birthways, 1600 Shattuck Ave #122, Berkeley, CA 94709.
May 8, time TBA, Warren, OH: Community Rally at Trumbull County Family Court! More details TBA.
PHOTOS FROM APR 11-17 WEEK OF ACTION!