Holden Cession is Co Lituation Director at Ignite NC. He is a Southern magic maker and time traveler, existing and resisting in multiple worlds. They spend their days plottin’ and schemin’ collective liberation as the Co-Director of Ignite NC. Their efforts situate Black and trans communities of color at the epicenter of change. They have done this work within local organizations such as the Ignite NC, Cakalak Thunder, and NC Trans Pride. They strive to elevate trans and queer poc leadership across North Carolina through building relationships and structures of support and leadership development. When they’re not in the streets or building infrastructure you can find them nerding out about liberation theology, art, music, southern culture, and dancing the night away.
Studied Womens and Gender Studies at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro,
Zaina Alsous March 13, 2016 ·
abundance squad — with Myx Hsueh, Karan Ahluwalia, Jessica Tommy White, Jesse Huddleston, Rahi Hasan, Jess Jude, Holden Cession, Olufemi Jenai Shittu, Destiny Hemphill, El Tee, Heeva Kadivar, Jonathan Hill-Rorie, Ade Oh, Sufia Ikbal-Doucet, Wutang McDougal, Nureena Faruqi, Manju Rajendran and Rose Butch.
"We Demand Access to the Durham Jail! Rally & Press Conference"
Thursday 10 December 2015, Zaina Alsous organized a "We Demand Access to the Durham Jail! Rally & Press Conference " outside the Durham County Jail.
- Join us as we announce our newly formed Jail Investigation Team and our plans to hold the Durham County Jail accountable.
Since November 2012, Inside-Outside Alliance, a Durham based organization that organizes against the prison system, has published letters from inmates and their families detailing the inhumane conditions many experience at the Durham County Detention Facility.
Those indicating their intention to attend on Wherevent included Jillian Johnson, Cat Crowe, Maiz Criollo, Alex Biggers, Mitch Xia, Sendolo Diaminah, Mindy Isser, Sarah Pederson, Eli Meyerhoff, Liz Rose, Molly Hastings, Alice Sievers, Justine Lam, Elisa Benitez, Nikhil Umesh, Patricia Bass, Phillip Marschall, Matt Whitt, Xander Collins, Leah Block, Joe Stapleton, Holden Cession, James Cersonsky, D’atra Jackson, Arbor Quist, Stanley Yuan, Blanche Amelia S. Brown, Michael Becker, Sydney Roberts, Archer Wang, Eli Viszk, Danielle Roachie, Amy Godfrey, Ryan Stokes, Michael Dennis, Gregory Williams, Jade Brooks, Jojo Moto, Abby Hylton, Chanelle Croxton, David Theurer, Ben Carroll, Dante Strobino, Destiny Hemphill, Shilpi Misra, Nikki Mintz, Heeva Kadivar, Sandra Korn, Naomi Baumann. 
Revolutionary Strategies to Beat the Rising Right Wing
Revolutionary Strategies to Beat the Rising Right Wing, was a nationwide conference call organized by Freedom Road Socialist Organization, Sunday October 30, 2016.
- What's the nature of this right-wing threat? What has this election cycle changed about the political terrain we're fighting on? How do we need to prepare for whats coming after the election? Hear about these crucial questions from our panel of top political strategists, including Nelini Stamp, Bill Fletcher, Jr., Linda Burnham, and Sendolo Diaminah.
Those indicating interest in attending, on Facebook included Holden Cession.