This page will be updated regularly with news and information about events and actions to #FreeYordy. Read about Yordy and sign the petition here!
Yordy is back in court this morning. GSA activists hope for Yordy's release today, but are prepared to deliver the petition signatures tomorrow if he is still detained.
This post is the second in a series covering the learning exchanges being held across the country between LGBTQ, racial justice, and educational justice youth organizations with funding from the Just and Fair Schols Fund. Read the first post from Missouri GSA Network here!
In January, Missouri GSA Network had the privilege of kicking off a series of learning exchanges between LGBTQ, racial justice, and educational justice youth organizations across the country. We traveled south on 55 to visit with an amazing organization, BreakOUT!, which fights the criminalization of LGBTQ youth of color in New Orleans.
Today, the effort to repeal the School Success and Opportunity Act - California's new law ensuring that all youth have the opportunity to succeed in school - failed to qualify for the ballot.
Want to know how you can take action to support transgender youth? Watch Ashton Lee, a GSA Network of California youth leader, break it down for you: