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bluestockings @bluestockings 172 Allen Street, New York, NY

Queer, trans, and sex worker run activist bookstore and cafe operating out of the LES in New York. We are currently closed due to pandemic precautions!

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Joined Twitter 10/24/07


This Facebook live event for undocumented trans women is happening tomorrow. Please share widely! #serelcambiohttps://t.co/YO4iZ3rhlU
Retweeted by bluestockingsapril is sexual assault awareness month, and next week is the #freethemall national week of action! if you’re looki… https://t.co/cyeLmy9DEO
Retweeted by bluestockingsWe invite you to an online event to collectively get creative and make artwork to amplify our message to… https://t.co/MsxX4WSguj
Retweeted by bluestockingsEmail is the best way to put your electeds and their staffers on blast right now! There’s still time to take action… https://t.co/x7YuAXpErm
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4/4
2020
In solidarity w/ people in juvenile, detention + prisons . Please call and sign the petition demanding their releas… https://t.co/NDevZohNvx
Retweeted by bluestockingsG.L.I.T.S. (Gays and Lesbians Living in a Transgender Society) is currently receiving phone calls from several tran… https://t.co/7yDYU96PQv
Retweeted by bluestockings"...the officers were taking our toilet paper. I don’t know if they’re still hoarding toilet paper out there or not… https://t.co/DxpWChEDba
Retweeted by bluestockings"My daughter volunteered for you for 4 years (ending in 2011, I think). I love the work you do and enable. ..." -Wa… https://t.co/iCs7Z8ilME
Retweeted by bluestockingsWe at @bluestockings hope you're staying safe! If you need naloxone or Fentanyl test strips reach out to our comrad… https://t.co/J0LPzQllsG
Retweeted by bluestockingsThese are chaotic times and we hope you're all staying safe! If you're in need of naloxone, Fentanyl test strips or… https://t.co/wDsRNjqhLpracial capitalism is a pandemic of premature death
Retweeted by bluestockingsGet a FREE e-Book of Ivy, Homeless in San Francisco by Summer Brenner and nine other selections, if you don't mind… https://t.co/EgG0uG8lbK
Retweeted by bluestockingsAnnouncement! As we grow our fund, we have developed some new processes to help keep it active indefinitely so we c… https://t.co/kj2gWX0Stw
Retweeted by bluestockingsFOR THE PEOPLE IN THE BACK: The NYPD is NOT a public health entity, having cops get in kids' faces, touch them, han… https://t.co/SI6RAXnDy5
Retweeted by bluestockings#FreeSurvivors: Make Art for Abolition https://t.co/ngIQkcelD4 #FreeThemAll4PublicHealth #FreeThemNY
Retweeted by bluestockings"I really appreciate the political space and organizing space that Bluestockings and the volunteers cultivate. Soli… https://t.co/g2zEdnp8Lb
Retweeted by bluestockingsGm 🌞/GOOD NEWS: both of our comrades were released last night after much waiting. And we posted bail for the person… https://t.co/ipKXkZPF2N
Retweeted by bluestockingsI made my first zine tonight! 🧡 Thanks so much to @em_ulsify and @theleilaraven for such a great class. With every… https://t.co/2SWO9I0XAY
Retweeted by bluestockingsCreated my first little zine tonight at an amazing virtual workshop with @em_ulsify and @theleilaraven to support… https://t.co/oWt5HEXwxm
Retweeted by bluestockings"Bluestockings is my favorite spot in the city for books. Solidarity, y’all. ..." -Tawny T. Become a member of… https://t.co/LYfbVW1RfG
Retweeted by bluestockings"If Bluestockings stopped existing I would be a wreck. ..." -False. Become a member of @bluestockings at: https://t.co/FD3s9eNFVy
Retweeted by bluestockingsI had so much fun zine making tonight with @em_ulsify, and we raised over $800 for @nysylc’s work to support undocu… https://t.co/VTEcObTzId
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4/3
2020
With our book, Prison By Any Other Name, coming out soon, @LVikkiml & I want to encourage preorders from independen… https://t.co/gs2V5nPi12
Retweeted by bluestockingsHeres to the destruction of a prison-based society! #coronapocalypse #WeAreNotAloan https://t.co/FZYijeyCi1
Retweeted by bluestockings“I think that we need to recognize the humanity of every1 who has been criminalized across that spectrum & recogniz… https://t.co/um3HNHTaoZ
Retweeted by bluestockingsToday is Day 4 of #FreeThemAll Week of Action. Show your solidarity w/ the movement against mass incarceration as w… https://t.co/rywszj2E8G
Retweeted by bluestockingsLeLe and I have been talking about this scary bill since @KateDAdamo @MistressBlunt brought it to my attention! Thi… https://t.co/6oJYLZcMds
Retweeted by bluestockingsWe need education and concerted efforts to oppose and defeat the so-called “EARN IT Act of 2020″ (S. 3398), especia… https://t.co/gGlOjn67aE
Retweeted by bluestockingsCheck out @ACLU 's opposition letter! "The ACLU expressed its opposition to S. 3398, the EARN It Act...this bill wo… https://t.co/pwO3HML8g9
Retweeted by bluestockings"Two years since FOSTA/SESTA’s passage...Community research has pointed to the loss of income, housing, clients, in… https://t.co/3ugwUyyaCj
Retweeted by bluestockingsTo Prisoners by Gwendolyn Brooks https://t.co/qV6fto2Jyd
Retweeted by bluestockingsJust like FOSTA & SESTA, the “Earn It” Act purports to keep people safe by taking away freedoms & putting all of us… https://t.co/6bHLKNxZZe
Retweeted by bluestockingsIn the first 24 hours since we launched our support fund we have disbursed more than $1200! If you are a DMV based… https://t.co/tmzKOBcJJp
Retweeted by bluestockingsMust read THREAD on why sex w*rkers are mobilizing against newly proposed state surveillance legislation again!… https://t.co/LHW4nSrmUo
Retweeted by bluestockingsMUST READ THREAD https://t.co/13jmT5YCYbBut sweeping up everything is going to also mean: - Young people trying to access sexual health info - Young people… https://t.co/vhYXBcb9D7
Retweeted by bluestockingsYesterday, Twitter's bot scanners red flagged my article on this exact topic, we think it's because I put a hashtag… https://t.co/JZDcNCxeAn
Retweeted by bluestockingsPrison By Any Other Name, my forthcoming book w amazing co-author @MayaSchenwar, is available for preorder on… https://t.co/QK1kxAXFea
Retweeted by bluestockingsJournalists, this is particularly bad — ESPECIALLY for those of us who do reporting on incredibly sensitive issues… https://t.co/ctcZS5J5Zh
Retweeted by bluestockingsMobilize your people! Share information and keep each other safe! Don't stay silent as the government comes for enc… https://t.co/nlDqiYxtoX
Retweeted by bluestockingsThese scripts make it extra easy to reach out to your Senators and house reps about the EARN IT Act and the devasta… https://t.co/C83r4XZO6Q
Retweeted by bluestockingsPut your Electeds ON BLAST! They came for us with their murderous #SESTA #FOSTA shit and they're coming for us agai… https://t.co/hihalKRwMh
Retweeted by bluestockingsCheck out this #COVID19 zine made in collaboration by the @aafcollective and @bluestockings! #AntiRacism #Zinehttps://t.co/ekCh1DiTVa
Retweeted by bluestockings“Encryption is essential to my survival as a sex worker.” #FuckEarnIt #EarnItEndsEncryption https://t.co/aBOI08wrWe
Retweeted by bluestockingsIf you care about free speech, dissent, freedom of expression online, your fellow queer and trans sex workers of co… https://t.co/kv5D0T8CCF
Retweeted by bluestockings“In this time of COVID, we’re all relying on encryption to maintain our work flow from home over email, teleconfere… https://t.co/gYcpoSQAH3
Retweeted by bluestockingsWhy is encryption important? “Because of the work I do as an organizer, it’s important that I use encrypted platfor… https://t.co/oijJLGzu0c
Retweeted by bluestockings“In this time of COVID, we’re all relying on encryption to maintain our work flow from home over email, teleconfere… https://t.co/zKM6izaOxx
Retweeted by bluestockingsany bill that weakens the protections brought by section 230 of the CDA is an attack on marginalized, dissenting, n… https://t.co/WnYksdqYal
Retweeted by bluestockingsIf you care about free speech, dissent, freedom of expression online, your fellow queer and trans sex workers of co… https://t.co/Znvg8SSpEA
Retweeted by bluestockingsACTIONS you can take to raise awareness! First, share this community-educational, created by a crew of dedicated re… https://t.co/sycxjI78KD
Retweeted by bluestockingsACTIONS you can take to raise awareness! First, share this community-educational, created by a crew of dedicated re… https://t.co/H33HNMdCfx
Retweeted by bluestockingsThe “EARN It” Act is an extension of the harmful federal FOSTA & SESTA laws — expanding state surveillance under th… https://t.co/TWDawviMlg
Retweeted by bluestockingsACTIONS you can take to raise awareness! Share this transcript of our community educational, created by a crew of d… https://t.co/fmQHFVIYkQ
Retweeted by bluestockingsWhy is encryption important? To normalize communication outside of state surveillance methods. Encryption keeps my… https://t.co/SXlv31zqlT
Retweeted by bluestockingsEveryone in the sex tech industry should be very concerned about earn it act!! It impacts us so much Follow… https://t.co/ObhdmwlLrn
Retweeted by bluestockingsEarn It (S. 3398)” is a clear extension and expansion of #SESTA #FOSTA; even more aggressively geared toward survei… https://t.co/zwL9M4nlu6
Retweeted by bluestockingsWhat is “EARN IT”? The full title is: Eliminating Abusive and Rampant Neglect of Interactive Technologies Act of 20… https://t.co/0pc2qGqDja
Retweeted by bluestockingsThe EARN IT Act is dangerous for sex workers, journalists, activists, queer people, prison abolitionists, and anyon… https://t.co/Ga4XDfJOKx
Retweeted by bluestockingsACTIONS you can take to raise awareness! First, share this community-educational, created by a crew of dedicated re… https://t.co/AWp10dBahQ
Retweeted by bluestockings#fuckearnit Even during the COVID19 crisis, we must stand up against harmful proposed legislation! https://t.co/5Tli4wRA1P
Retweeted by bluestockingsFill out this community activation survey to share how this will impact you, your friends + fellow workers, and wha… https://t.co/2y1rPRG57m
Retweeted by bluestockings“Earn It” would create a 19 person, cherry-picked commission to set government control of online speech, which digi… https://t.co/oJ7IwbCoOr
Retweeted by bluestockingsWhat is “EARN IT”? The full title is: Eliminating Abusive and Rampant Neglect of Interactive Technologies Act of 20… https://t.co/zOd8GnFi3u
Retweeted by bluestockingsThe @hackinghustling #FuckEarnIt POWER HOUR Starts NOW! Tune in for information and resources about the dangerous “… https://t.co/5xx5Q2XBfJ
Retweeted by bluestockingsWe created this guide for you to create your own sanitizer and sanitizing wipes. #DCMutualAidNetwork #COVID2019https://t.co/t8le9S4VMY
Retweeted by bluestockingsBlack Trans Sex Worker Survival Kits https://t.co/5LIUZkZfi0
Retweeted by bluestockingsWe’ll be amplifying online actions against the “Earn It” act today in solidarity with @hackinghustling and other SW… https://t.co/evBaUPji46TODAY from 1-2 PM EST! Power Hour against the "Earn It" Act! Sample tweets, graphics, and articles to share her… https://t.co/AWgRzTCEAR
Retweeted by bluestockings"In support of a place that understands the importance of community...." -Joshua G. Become a member of… https://t.co/bLwAJYfI5a
Retweeted by bluestockings"Bluestockings is one of my favorite places in the city to come and just be, thank you to all of the wonderful volu… https://t.co/oPshT7jbaG
Retweeted by bluestockingsAnd the #DailyShoutOut 🎉 goes to the @aafcollective and @bluestockings for their extraordinary zine, Asian American… https://t.co/7Zu1JY5gqx
Retweeted by bluestockingsThinking about starting your own mutual aid project? Check out @prisonculture's Mutual Aid resource page: https://t.co/AtJ8lJCThD
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4/2
2020
"Even from her hospital bed — as she created an emergency fund for members of the trans community affected by covid… https://t.co/FvWkwoQMzI
Retweeted by bluestockingswant to learn to make zines with me (a beginner) and the amazing artist @em_ulsify? join our zine making 101 on zoo… https://t.co/VzM2ZqkFkN
Retweeted by bluestockingsTomorrow 4/2 There's a @hackinghustling #FuckEARNIT power hour from 1-2 PM EST to raise awareness and take action a… https://t.co/ta4O4cUuBH
Retweeted by bluestockings"Helping out 💗 Thank y’all!..." -Marisa G. Become a member of @bluestockings at: https://t.co/vgoo4wMWEF
Retweeted by bluestockingsSex workers are being *explicitly* excluded from #COVID19 relief funds. Our Black Mutual Aid project with @byp100 +… https://t.co/dNhqJTjnWC
Retweeted by bluestockingsWe want to honor the great step of moving from being harmed and seeking justice and accountability to turning that… https://t.co/7QTDoYVYyx
Retweeted by bluestockingsMust read from @KateDAdamo ft. @redschulte @MistressBlunt @hackinghustling breaking down the dangers of “Earn It”—… https://t.co/KcTpuTAlRb
Retweeted by bluestockingsI miss you @strandbookstore , @bluestockings & The Witches Brew. 😩💘
Retweeted by bluestockingsWant to fight back? With #SESTA, by the time things were moving, most Senators had already made up their minds to h… https://t.co/DQLDjo1Vs0
Retweeted by bluestockingsI spoke with @KateDAdamo for her latest "The EARN IT Act is a Trojan Horse Designed to Permanently Shatter The Priv… https://t.co/cMJHnxp6Kj
Retweeted by bluestockingsCovid-19, Decarceration, and Abolition Join us for an online teach-in with Ruth Wilson Gilmore and Naomi Murakawa… https://t.co/4ocVvMguwm
Retweeted by bluestockingsTonight @NYGovCuomo is trying to make misdemeanors REMAND eligible for the first time in NY history in a bill that… https://t.co/DBTDICq8tc
Retweeted by bluestockingsBREAKING: We raised $2,895 overnight, and because of your generosity we were able to post bail for our first person… https://t.co/XNwKeg0SfG
Retweeted by bluestockingscheck out this must-read zine ASIAN AMERICAN FEMINIST ANTIBODIES: Care in the Time of Corona Virus from… https://t.co/Cv70Or4gKe
Retweeted by bluestockings"We need places that serve unique purposes in ny. thanks..." -Christine P. Become a member of @bluestockings at: https://t.co/ZcSHHOnz0Z
Retweeted by bluestockings🌈Some queer businesses & orgs @ksalvord recommends you support: @BGSQD @Babeland_NYC @queercandleco @housingworkshttps://t.co/hPe7LjWYH1
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4/1
2020
Just spoke to and vetted the researcher of this study! If you have a few minutes to fill out this survey it would… https://t.co/61OiC3yNtI
Retweeted by bluestockingsUPDATED INFO: Another event has been added for the @survivepunish #SAAMFreeThemAll Week of Action! Wednesday 4/8!… https://t.co/uPR8SVgcUP
Retweeted by bluestockings"I'm new to the city but you folks are amazing every time I've gone in. ..." -ken m. Become a member of… https://t.co/36imSv528v
Retweeted by bluestockingsI beg you social justice ppl do not allow this pandemic to shift our preoccupation with safety via purity & control… https://t.co/j1F4NSKIs4
Retweeted by bluestockings"Keep fighting the good fight, and everyone stay safe! Happy Birthday Joan!..." -Kerin C. Become a member of… https://t.co/XPNKB1vF6S
Retweeted by bluestockingsICYMI -- check out this wonderful "Care in the Time of Coronavirus" zine from @aafcollective and @bluestockings: https://t.co/WdoqzErYnV
Retweeted by bluestockings#Lorena 👠❤️✊🏽 https://t.co/EHs2kWpDQs
Retweeted by bluestockingsThis morning our community lost an inspiring leader and champion for TGNCIQ+ communities, Lorena Borjas. Lorena s… https://t.co/29kuRQmcQt
Retweeted by bluestockings"What I lived through helped me fight for justice for my sisters. My goal in life is to help them in everything I c… https://t.co/1VhiSuuUUN
Retweeted by bluestockingsSamaritan’s Purse, the group behind the 68-bed field hospital in Central Park, are loathsome, anti-gay, Islamophobi… https://t.co/Y4sxdvslsy
Retweeted by bluestockingsSex workers are nearly uniformly reporting they are out of work due to coronavirus. What they need is a bailout, Ha… https://t.co/9OiStiM94h
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3/31
2020

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