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An Evening With Angela Davis

Type: Lecture This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Through her activism and scholarship over the last decades, Angela Davis has been deeply involved in our nation’s quest for social justice. Her work as an educator – both at the university level…

“13th” screening and panel discussion

Type: * Film * Informational This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community A screening of Ava DuVernay’s galvanizing documentary 13th is slated for Thursday, September 20. 13th refers to the 13th Amendment to the Constitution, which reads, “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude,…

We Are: Exploring Inter-Cultural Identity

Type: Performance This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community How does your racial and ethnic background affect who you are? That’s what area artists will explore through performance and discussion with college students and the larger Madison community in “We Are: Exploring Inter-Cultural Identity” on Wednesday, October…

Statement from GSAFE Youth Leadership Board on Non-Indictment

We are deeply saddened to learn that Officer Matt Kenny has not been indicted for taking the life of unarmed Black teenager Tony Robinson on March 6th in Madison. We are deeply saddened, and yet we are also not surprised.  With very few exceptions, police officers are almost never indicted…