Today is the Day: SONG Joins Over 55 LGBTQ Organizations and 70 Cities for the National Day of Action to End Deportations

Today is the day! SONG is participating with over 55 LGBTQ organizations and 70 cities for the #not1more Day of Action to STOP DEPORTATIONS, because we know that there are 267,000 undocumented queer and trans people navigating the cogs of the deportation machine. As LGBTQ people, and undocumented people, we also know that silence still equals death. We stand in solidarity with those seizing this moment to come out of the shadows. We are participating in this day of action because our families …

LGBTQ Southerners Join the National Day of Action to End Deportation

MEDIA RELEASE Media Contact: Paulina Helm-Hernandez 404-919-1412 LGBTQ Southerners Join the National Day of Action to End Deportation Southerners on New Ground (SONG) is bringing the call of the national Not1More campaign to four locations in the South on Saturday, April 5th.

We are North Carolina SONG

We are North Carolina SONG. We are artists and organizers, educators, students, and parents. We are fighters, survivors, lovers and rebels, and bookworms who work in coffee shops, punk kids who bus tables at the diner, and butch queens who tune cars all week. Black, brown, queer, and not leaving. We live in the South, where our roots run deep in the red Carolina clay, generations strong, thick and resilient. Even as many of our ancestors were pushed off the …

#NOT1MORE QUEERING IMMIGRATION CALL FRIDAY, MARCH 21 @ 1PM EST

[en español abajo] We invite you to join us THIS Friday, March 21st @ 1:00pm EST- 2:30pm EST for a national call with SONG + other LGBTQ leaders / groups and organizations that want to get down with the #Not1more National Call of Action on April 5th! As many of you know the mounting pressure towards the halting of President Obama’s Detention and Deportation policy and call for an Administrative Relief solution is ever-growing, and we’ve been excited to see LGBTQ folks at ever stage of that …

Coming Out Of Exile: SONG + the Not1More Campaign

To download a .pdf version of Coming Out of Exile visit http://southernersonnewground.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/SONG_Coming-Out-of-Exile.pdf   WHY IS SONG PART OF A NATIONAL CAMPAIGN (NOT1MORE)? While the South is where SONG works and grows, and where we are most accountable, we know that we owe our base, and Southern people, organizing that reflects that we understand that we are part of a bigger picture. We are part of movements that the South will play a key role in and that have impacts outside of …