STATEMENT ON HOMO/TRANSPHOBIA AND POLICE VIOLENCE AT PRIDE SHEFFIELD 29/07/2017

Posted by & filed under ACAB, pride, prison industrial complex.

At Pride Sheffield 2016, members of the Potter’s House Church evangelical cult arrived preaching homo- and transphobic hate only to be driven off-site by a united LGBTQ community – despite threats of arrest from police officers protecting the cult members. This year the cult returned in smaller numbers but were defended by more police who… Read more »

Care Not Cages: International Day of Solidarity with Trans Prisoners

Posted by & filed under prison industrial complex, prisons.

[The following article deals with prisons, policing and systemic oppression of LGBTQ people; as such the article and its linked sources will include references to violence including police brutality, racism, incarceration, prison deaths, self harm, suicide, poverty, assault and sexual violence.] January 22nd is International Day of Solidarity with Trans Prisoners. At a time when the… Read more »