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.@lisacongdon is celebrating her B-day in a MAJOR way! She is on an epic challenge to raise a whopping $25k for… https://t.co/Iu3TOXu4Tj
1/17
2020
Roe v. Wade turns 47 next week. If that sounds old to you, take a look at some of the (mostly white, mostly male) p… https://t.co/PqUaHaDOq2
1/16
2020
Our hearts go out to all those impacted by recent natural disasters rooted in human negligence & #ClimateChange. We… https://t.co/Xv2uRpzLof
Retweeted by Forward Together●Next week marks the 47th anniversary of Roe v. Wade. It’s time to be #BoldAF and talk about #RoeIRL — what abortio… https://t.co/CXlgSY27jRSupport #PuertoRico! https://t.co/mgFMw8s1D1
1/15
2020
The sudden success of these measures is not an accident. They are the result of a concerted new strategy by abortio… https://t.co/8HjKGG6fV9
1/8
2020
"Voters who’ve had or will need abortions deserve to know where the candidates stand on making sure abortion is not… https://t.co/LgSnXmfBqr
1/7
2020
It's the first Monday of 2020 and we plan on fully stepping into our power this year. 👣🏃🏽‍♀️🏃🏿‍♂️ Check out these… https://t.co/nFTxERmzef
1/6
2020
We are committed to challenging racism and dismantling white supremacy. #RJResolutions
1/2
2020
We will work to end violence against transgender people and to achieve true equality. #RJResolutionsWe need to #beboldendHyde to ensure access to abortion care when people need it and protect personal decision making. #RJResolutionsWe will keep speaking up, organizing and mobilizing our communities to work for positive change regardless of polit… https://t.co/LjoXksHHK3We will commit to working to advance policies to support families - like #paidleave and a living wage. #RJResolutionsAbortion is a constitutionally protected right, and access should never depend on where you live or how much money… https://t.co/A6gFWFv2ApAs the Supreme Court prepares to hear arguments in June Medical Services v. Gee, the abortion rights case at the U.… https://t.co/HcpU4OBfVP#RJResolutions: We will challenge the assumption that people of faith do not support abortion access. It simply is… https://t.co/LO52aJ8f5gOn #NewYearsDay and every day, we are committed to empowering our community to speak out and work to shape the poli… https://t.co/usCSz6CrhcWe are committed to making sure that every person gets to make their own decisions about their health and control t… https://t.co/9WzJVNHJZKWe're excited to join our partners today! Let's talk #RJResolutions 👏🏽🎤 👏🏾 https://t.co/JLJ525dBucTogether we will make a difference to end reproductive oppression and advance justice and liberation for women and… https://t.co/WyXvi4H2A6
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1/1
2019
We are thrilled to join @SisterSong_WOC and over 30 other orgs to talk #reprojustice priorities in 2020. 🗓️ Share… https://t.co/iLU55iirVy
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12/31
2019
Trans people have a right to participate in culture, according to the #UniversalDeclarationofHumanRights, which we’… https://t.co/7acfJuqxVP
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12/28
2019
NOW HIRING: We are in search of a Deputy Director of Programs and Organizational Development to help us win rights,… https://t.co/tg07g3jonA
12/19
2019
By changing our culture, we can create a world that is more open to political change. Thank you to @womensfoundcahttps://t.co/HjSZuhkwBg
12/17
2019
.@USCIS is hiking fees to price people out of citizenship, #DACA, and asylum protections. TODAY IS THE LAST DAY to… https://t.co/XHlb7xEvSi
12/16
2019
TODAY is the FINAL deadline for health insurance! This is your LAST CHANCE to enroll so don’t miss out! Visit… https://t.co/Jd7gyeR7TH
Retweeted by Forward TogetherBe out! Be loud! And #GetCovered! TODAY IS THE LAST DAY to sign up for healthcare. Use our guide to evaluate your… https://t.co/zeC8Ze4shPIn many states, Title X health centers are one of the few places people of color, especially people of color with l… https://t.co/th808upkLX
12/15
2019
Yesterday, @PPLosAngeles announced the opening of the first five of 50 High School Wellbeing Centers. This groundbr… https://t.co/iuQdtg3RqF
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12/14
2019
DID YOU KNOW: An estimated 731,000 #Virginia residents are still uninsured! Click here to find out how to get insur… https://t.co/r43oGCy08CHey Coloradans: Are you queer and trying to start a family? Got health insurance? Click here to find out what you n… https://t.co/hFH14IzRwuBecause it's Friday! 😍 Check out these 20 Inspiring TED Talks by Black Women You Didn’t Know About:… https://t.co/xjPz47Bui9
12/13
2019
DID YOU KNOW ❓: An estimated 731,000 Virginia residents are still uninsured! ➡️Click here to find out how to get in… https://t.co/Xq90DNT9GXHey, New Mexicans: does your insurance plan include providers who know how to work with queer and trans families? C… https://t.co/0Gy8jjDgJV
12/10
2019
🤭 1 in 6 Black folks in #Georgia doesn't have health insurance. There are affordable options in our state - enrollm… https://t.co/fzU2WFLyNf
12/9
2019
Thank you all for showing us so much love this #GivingTuesday. At @FwdTogether we don’t focus on one sector or iss… https://t.co/1EojjaZSFM
12/4
2019
This #GivingTuesday, we’re grateful to be celebrating 30 years of building strong families. Since 1989, we've worke… https://t.co/5XpR3x4xkJ
12/3
2019
Do you want to join the team of young transgender and nonbinary organizers challenging media narratives? Do you wan… https://t.co/NIdSOgys8e
Retweeted by Forward Together @FwdTogether Indianara Siqueira has been KICKING ASS in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil over the last few years. She ran for… https://t.co/xWfFeb2nBU
Retweeted by Forward TogetherDid you know that Tuesday was International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women?? Check out this piec… https://t.co/CfE5IlXDAX
11/27
2019
Politicians who push abortion restrictions can never know the unique circumstances that lead someone to seek aborti… https://t.co/7LnjnFjvx6Do you want to join the team of young transgender and nonbinary organizers challenging media narratives? Do you wan… https://t.co/35G8noojf0
Retweeted by Forward TogetherWanna send love to @FwdTogether for actually paying their artists for the hard work we do. It was an emotional proj… https://t.co/6DwaZsV26I
Retweeted by Forward Together @vitae4life @vitae4life we are so blessed to work with *you*! And amen to building a world where all artists - espe… https://t.co/mycEj72MAY
11/26
2019
Support our legendary friends @TransLatina_C at GARRAS - their annual fashion show that transcends borders! Tomor… https://t.co/NyMd8Tk8Dq
11/23
2019
TODAY @ NOON on @OPBTOL our Nat'l Field & Policy Dir @kalpana_pdx will be discussing Gordon Sondland, the timber l… https://t.co/yfUb91vDuu @thegenderfairy1 @folklaurel_ @MurmurCreative @jakkiduron @micahbazant @folklaurel_ ! so so talentedLast night at Trans Diaspora of Resilience ✨ We appreciate our fam at @FwdTogether @familiatqlm @SankofaNW Repost… https://t.co/R2xHFcRACp
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11/22
2019
@RaquelWillis_ @radfagg Thank you @RaquelWillis_ <3One of my favorite poems this year is by @radfagg. In honor of Layleen. #TDOR https://t.co/crEawNmbkZ
Retweeted by Forward TogetherEach year, @FwdTogether does the transformative work of bringing together artists and poets to imagine free trans f… https://t.co/qZTEOVIH7X
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11/21
2019
This #TDOR I am thankful for my trans support system, honoring the trans folx we’ve lost, and reflecting on some wo… https://t.co/bH2Mu30wiK
Retweeted by Forward TogetherSo excited for this chat! I'm a culture schemer with @FwdTogether, building narrative power with and for Black comm… https://t.co/bQ5vs5FroI
Retweeted by Forward Together @FwdTogether A3: Almost all policy either directly targets or else simply excludes trans people of color. There is… https://t.co/nD3tXC0ql7
Retweeted by Forward Together @FwdTogether A3: TGI Black, brown, Missing Murdered Indigenous Trans Women (MMITW) / MMIW are not prioritized in any way, shape or form.
Retweeted by Forward Together @kemiaalabi @FwdTogether Trans youth leadership programs like #Transformla TLA) & #SeedsofLiberacion (SOL) that bri… https://t.co/bIi2yo2LYL
Retweeted by Forward TogetherToday is #TDOR and we're honoring and remembering those killed by anti-trans violence, which overwhelmingly targets… https://t.co/MPIpHDG3Yp
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA: The organizations I previously listed; as well as ones like @MirrorMemoirs which advocates for QTPOC survivors o… https://t.co/J4UWoUVhlE
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA7: I had the honor and privilege of profiling the beautiful lives of Bailey Reeves, Ashanti Carmon, and Zoe Spear… https://t.co/g5cCf2U4f8
Retweeted by Forward Together"Black trans women face extreme levels of unemployment, as well as housing, education and health care distress. Bla… https://t.co/Ise1bUKknZ
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA6: @TransLatina_C has been able to build a multi service/purpose in LA. We provide basic needs, even food everyday… https://t.co/LNZhaux71m
Retweeted by Forward TogetherThank U@FwdTogether for hosting this session, for allowing me to participate along all the beautiful people here an… https://t.co/uilesoMha7
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA4: Large LGBTQ organizations are often complicit in the further marginalization of trans people of color. Our trau… https://t.co/BN8aij9K5d
Retweeted by Forward Together @FwdTogether Sorry I missed this one! I'm an author, educator, facilitator, dancer and poet from Western MA living… https://t.co/67AK6guw3q
Retweeted by Forward TogetherThanks to @FwdTogether and all our partners for letting us take part in this important, somber, and ultimately empo… https://t.co/SMyBzCyc7s
Retweeted by Forward Together"My gender transition has taught me that there are infinite versions of myself, and there is much of myself left to… https://t.co/vkZQ3rL91z
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA4: The discrimination that exists within the LGBTQ community at large. Some white gay men will use their sexuality… https://t.co/0WvfgdmasY
Retweeted by Forward Together @FwdTogether A5: I want to shoutout @NoCopAcademy in Chicago, a youth-led campaign that fought the city's plans to… https://t.co/lLMIpVjwEf
Retweeted by Forward TogetherWe define girl as gender expansive youth (cis girls, trans girls, non-binary youth, gnc youth, gender queer youth a… https://t.co/uH6XxnftiW
Retweeted by Forward TogetherI don’t want us to forget Jennifer Laude. She was a Filipina trans sex worker murdered by a US Marine in 2014. Tran… https://t.co/3eWj3yXUv1
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA3: In addition to the threat of trans service members being banned; we also see an uptick of discrimination agains… https://t.co/WEZA9hc3SE
Retweeted by Forward Togetherand all other black, indigenous, and poc trans women who have been killed by ignorance and the state and bigotry. M… https://t.co/aKh7OVae1E
Retweeted by Forward TogetherJohana ‘Joa’ Medina, Michelle 'Tamika' WashingtonPebbles LaDime “Dime” Doe,Bee Love Slater, Jamagio Jamar Berryman,… https://t.co/vS5gXTwahH
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA7: We'd like to acknowledge Layleen Polanco who died in detention at Riker's Island in NY, & Johana Medina who die… https://t.co/dLGTLKT9Dp
Retweeted by Forward TogetherThank YOU for creating this space and being a force in the world spreading joy, power, community, art and so much m… https://t.co/4DJsyibUIj
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA7: Keisha Jenkins #TDOR https://t.co/Zc5jZyFX2G
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA7: We have to name Roxsana Hernandez, a Honduran trans migrant living with HIV who died in federal immigration cus… https://t.co/2v00v8sr75
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA3: We need federal funding for trans specific research. We have challenges collecting data on trans women of color… https://t.co/SwQQBFI5ka
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA6: In addition to the resources shared by our friends, we want to lift up the work of @interACT_adv and… https://t.co/mHDpGi4L5K
Retweeted by Forward Together @radfagg And may our freedom songs be loud and lovely enough to hold the names we'll never know. #TDOR
Retweeted by Forward Together @FwdTogether A7: #LayleenPolanco of course, and other trans people who have died in cages, especially trans immigra… https://t.co/41B8xiqhzT
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA7: Muhlaysia Booker #TDOR https://t.co/I33eNNSIsh
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA7: In 2007, Victoria Arellano lost her life in immigration detention in CA after being denied her HIV medication.… https://t.co/3h7AF77GrT
Retweeted by Forward TogetherYes, we see this happening all the time in Louisiana. Some of our older members who were incarcerated in men's faci… https://t.co/qZxCXYKBzD
Retweeted by Forward TogetherKeep sending in your responses to today's #TDOR Twitter chat! We'll be reading and retweeting your responses over the next few hours. <3Thank you to everyone who participated in today’s #TDOR Twitter chat. To learn more about Trans Day of resilience a… https://t.co/kUZWAv8yRQLayleen Cubilette-Polanco Xtravaganza #TDOR https://t.co/lSQkKFxH6a https://t.co/4yHkkeY3Xf
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA5: I am endlessly inspired by how sex workers show up for one another, create networks of protection. Trans sex w… https://t.co/fUr6VKF5RR
Retweeted by Forward Together @FwdTogether #TDOR A3“We need 2 ensure their safety 2 the fullest extent possible &that means limiting their in… https://t.co/NAB9Vy88hE
Retweeted by Forward Together @FwdTogether A5: #tdor bringing trans resilience through art & ppl power from #LA to #Standingrock https://t.co/ylJqxafS0B
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA3: Incarcerated trans women are being housed with men; which exacerbates instances of sexual violence by inmates &… https://t.co/IyPV1JHm74
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA7: In addition to honoring our siblings who have past, I want to honor those of us who are still here resisting, t… https://t.co/dM5SqoVfow
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA7: Kiki Fantroy, Pebbles LaDime “Dime” Doe, Bailey Reeves, Bee Love Slater, Jamagio Jamar Berryman, Itali Marlowe,… https://t.co/xqK2mL5YK7A7: Dana Martin, Jazzaline Ware, Ashanti Carmon, Claire Legato, Muhlaysia Booker, Michelle 'Tamika' Washington, Par… https://t.co/CukbT63cT4Q7: Please name those who you wish to commemorate this Transgender Day of Remembrance. #TDOR #BlackTransLivesMatterQ7: Today is #TransgenderDayOfRemembrance, an annual memorial for our murdered kin. In honor of Transgender Day of… https://t.co/gQ8GUEy4QiA6: @familiatqlm is a national home for trans & queer Latinxs is fighting to #EndTransDetention and #AbolishICE. 🎨b… https://t.co/kfQJqkcbJV
Retweeted by Forward TogetherA6: Our entire program! Our apps to join the #NationalTransYouthCouncil opened this week and we invite young trans… https://t.co/GKGAkMUkuN
Retweeted by Forward Together @FwdTogether A6: Shoutout @BSAllianceChi doing trans-led advocacy on the South Side of Chicago! @LoveProtectOrghttps://t.co/wqizmlXMgd
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11/20
2019

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