Say Her Name: Andrea Ritchie on the Need for an Intersectional Approach to the Police/State

In a Mother Jones profile written this past summer, Intersectionality panelist Andrea Ritchie talks about Rekia Boyd and the other black women who have been killed at the hands of police. As the Police/State Symposium nears, arm yourself with knowledge about the issues!

“Police Kill Black Women Too—and We Don’t Talk About it Enough”

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2015/06/say-her-name-andrea-ritchie-black-lives-matter

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Andrea Ritchie Quoted in New York Times

“Activists Say Police Abuse of Transgender People Persists Despite Reforms”

Panelist Andrea Ritchie (“Intersectionality in the Police State”) shares her practice insights as an advocate for trans people dealing with the police in NYC.

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/07/nyregion/activists-say-police-abuse-of-transgender-people-persists-despite-reforms.html?_r=1