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Freedom Inc. Health Day Celebration

Type: * Festival * Sports * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community On September 16 Freedom, Inc. will be holding its annual Health Day celebration at Reindahl Park (1818 Portage Rd.). They invite everyone to join them for a 5K…

Freedom, Inc. Condemns Chief Koval’s Plan as Racist and Dangerous

On Wednesday, Madison Police Department Chief Mike Koval announced that he planned to initiate a wave of arrests that would predominantly target African American men.  This plan is an attempt to address the recent increase in gun violence in Madison, even though he admits that there may be no evidence…

Freedom Inc Open House

Type: * Fundraiser * Music * Performance * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Supporters of Freedom Inc., We are inviting you to our Open House! It will be held June 2, 2017 from 6 – 9 p.m. at our…

Gender, Race, and Gender-Based Violence with T. Banks

Type: * Lecture * Performance This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community This PAVE (Promoting Awareness, Victim Empowerment) UW-Madison event will explore the intersections of race, gender, sexuality, and violence through lecture and discussion. The lecture will focus…

Freedom, Inc. celebrates Black History Month

Check out our schedule of events this month: Jan 30 Social Workers Confronting Racial Injustice: The Intersectionality of Race, Mental Health and Poverty Conference held by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Social Work’s Third Annual on the intersectionality of race, poverty, and mental health. 10am and 1:15pm, T. Banks will present…

Queering Social Justice

Type: * Lecture * Informational *This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community FEATURING M. Adams, Co-Executive Director of Freedom, Inc. WHEN August 26, 2016 6:30pm – 8:30pm WHERE James Reeb Unitarian Universalist Congregation 2146 E Johnson St, Madison,…

How Police Killing Unarmed Black People is a Queer Issue

Type: * Informational * Lecture This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Come hear the ground breaking Queer Theory intersecting two of the most important issues of our time offered by M Adams of Freedom Inc and support Freedom Inc’s work in…

End State Violence From Ferguson to Madison

We are the Young, Gifted and Black Coalition. We are young Black women, queer folks and feminist men who are fighting for Black liberation. Many of us have been to Ferguson and participated in the actions and protests, which have led this movement, and have also created a sociopolitcal moment…