Dream, Vote, Organize 2018: Our Lives Depend On It

Before the 2016 General Election, SONG members, comrades and staff collectively created the message of ‘Dream, Vote, Organize: Our Lives Depend On It’. Across the South, members placed thousands of yard signs in their communities with this mandate. Many of the signs remain, slightly tattered but deeply neon and deeply queer. In the years since families, chapters, sister organizations and members have done just that. The repression continues to grow along with our resistance. Our morale at times is questioned. …

We’re Hiring: TLC@SONG Southern Regional Organizer

  Email your résumé with a letter of interest to: Kris Hayashi at jobs@transgenderlawcenter.org. Please include “Regional Organizer” in the subject line of your email. All applications are reviewed and acted upon as they are received. The position will be filled as soon as the appropriate candidate is found. It is therefore recommended that you submit your materials as promptly as possible. Only those applicants selected for an interview will receive a response. No telephone calls please. Transgender Law Center is …

Member Initiated Project Winners!

[English Below] Nuestra red de familia de SONG es el cimiento de nuestra membresía y organización. Para  los Proyectos Iniciados por la Membresía invitamos a sus integrantes a enviar proyectos conectados con el trabajo que SONG está llevando a cabo en el marco del programa Vivir Sin Miedo. Hemos recibido maravillosas ideas de proyectos de parte de muchxs de nuestrxs miembrxs, y queremos que aquellxs cuyos proyectos no fueron seleccionados vuelvan a presentarlos en la próxima oportunidad. En Juneteenth, ¡el …

“Mama, Can We Talk?” & The House of Pentacles

[En Español] After over 2000 hours dedicated to squadding up, and skilling up, we slayed on creating and producing content for our Black families and Black trans kindred across the US South. This film based project came out of a lack (of content created by Black trans folks and content that centers Black trans folks) and a need (for tools that can be used and easily distributed) to help guide conversations around gender while reflecting the real and many experiences …

Announcing Our Electoral Experiment Selections!

[English Below] Estamos extendiendo nuestras almas y estrategias mientras vemos que la presión, el caos y la intención de ahogar a nuestras comunidades se recrudecen. En SONG una de las tácticas con que estamos experimentando dentro de nuestra estrategia de campañas, es la participación cívica y la expansión del electorado a través de registro de votantes y nuestras campañas temáticas. Es el momento de encontrar a nuestra gente, extensivamente y profundamente, para que podamos librar y ganar las campañas que …