The SpeakFire! Panel Series is proud to announce Rising to Liberation in the Black LGBTQ Community, the coalition’s 2015 to 2016 panel series exploring and celebrating how the Black LGBTQ community in Baltimore defines and works towards freedom in our everyday lives. Our first panel, Dreaming Radical Resistance: Defining Black LGBTQ Liberation, will be held on October 6, 2015 at 6 PM at Hotel Indigo (24 West Franklin). For more information about this year’s panel series, click here.
The Speak Fire Series is a brave space for Black LGBTQ folks and allies to reflect on our histories of great resistance and love. The Center for Black Equity-Baltimore, STAR TRACK Adolescent Health Program at University of Maryland, GLSEN Baltimore, Black Trans* Advocacy, Sistas of the “T”, and FreeState Legal Project have partnered together to host these panels with the
understanding that all black lives matter