Writers for Migrant Justice is a collection of writers coming together to generate funds in rapid response to the state-sanctioned atrocities being faced by migrant families seeking refuge. Flagship protest readings are being held in NYC and Chicago to generate funds for migrant families at the border, and over 45 cities will be conducting sister-city readings on September 4th to offer support. Tariq is joined by fellow writers Sumita Chakraborty and Hannah Ensor in hosting the Michigan reading.
The Palestinian Youth Movement (“PYM”) is a transnational, independent, grassroots movement of young Palestinians in Palestine and in exile worldwide. PYM USA is a space that brings together Palestinian youth from all over the U.S. with diverse views and various political, cultural and social backgrounds in a collective process of decision making, leadership building, and action.
A non-hierarchical, grassroots collective of Detroiters working to address the injustices that face people with disabilities across the city, with an added focus towards marginalized people in the city who aren’t being met with the resources they are entitled to.