Black Joy is Resistance
The reality is, my body is so accustomed to immediately swing to struggle, anger, grief, and disillusionment before feeling the lightness of joy.
Platform is a political training and lobbying organization dedicated to ensuring the voices of all who identify as young women, non-conforming, non-binary, and femme folx are heard in the rooms where decisions are made. In amplifying our voices, we will hold lawmakers accountable to legislative progress. We do this through:
Every month we release a Policy Pack that serves as a guide to a key issue. We cover the lingo, key statistics, main stakeholders, existing laws and new legislation, and how to take action.
Reproductive Rights, Health, and Justice: While those who choose to police and restrict our autonomy have risen in power, so too has our demand to be heard, our demand to choose what is best for our bodies, and our demand to have the opportunity to live those choices.
For far too long, the voices of women have been pushed aside for politicians’ personal interests. At Platform, we give women megaphones. Keep reading to learn about what women are really saying.