Jess St. Louis

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Jess St. Louis


Jess St. Louis lives in Atlanta, Georgia. She is the Communications Manager at the US Human Rights Network. She comes with experiences of grassroots community based organizing in the US South, primarily around LGBTQ liberation, anti-criminalization efforts, and other campaigns that have centered racial, economic, and gender justice.

Prior to joining the Network, she worked with and remains connected to the Racial Justice Action Center and Solutions Not Punishment Coalition, where she has spent two years developing and implementing online communications strategies and tactics to amplify their powerful organizing work towards a vision of an Atlanta that does not criminalize oppressed communities through centering the leadership of trans and cis women of color, gender non-conforming people, and allies.

Additionally, she has organized as a member within All of Us NC, Southerners On New Ground NC, Building Locally to Organize for Community Safety, interned with Lambda Legal, and volunteered with Causa Justa/Just Cause.[1]

Comrades

Alexis Murphy June 2013;

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With Probably Lyles, Jazz Franklin, Jadebroo KS, Mara B. Collins, Jess St. Louis, C. Saenz Becerra, Alexander Hollinghead, Pat Hussain, Jess Jude, Vanessa Faraj, Lucia Leandro Gimeno, Taryn Danielle, Kai Barrow, Gracie Aghapour, Aaron Kemmerer, Suzanne Pharr, Miguel Maria Caritu, Salem Abraham Acuna, Caitlin Breedlove, Hermelinda Cortes, Kate Shaps, Pressley Matt, Holly Hardin, Paulina Hernandez, Ashe Helm-Hernandez, Mary Hooks, Stephanie Guilloud and Laila Nur.

"Not one more deportation" Atlanta protest

Kate Shaps November 21, 2014:

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With Amilcar Ernesto Valencia, Juan Evans, Eshe Shukura, Catherine Han Montoya, Eunice Cho, Jess St. Louis, Anna Simonton, Carter Ture, B. Loewe, Ade Nicholls, Mary Hooks, Paulina Helm-Hernandez and Vanessa Faraj.

Revolutionary Strategies to Beat the Rising Right Wing

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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 Jess St. Louis.[2]

Now What? Defying Trump and the Left's Way Forward

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Now What? Defying Trump and the Left's Way Forward was a phone in webinar organized by Freedom Road Socialist Organization in the wake of the 2016 election.

Now what? We’re all asking ourselves that question in the wake of Trump’s victory. We’ve got urgent strategizing and work to do, together. Join Ash-Lee Woodard Henderson of the Movement for Black Lives and Freedom Road, Calvin Cheung-Miaw, Jodeen Olguin-Taylor of Mijente and WFP, Joe Schwartz of the Democratic Socialists of America, and Sendolo Diaminah of Freedom Road for a discussion of what happened, and what we should be doing to build mass defiance. And above all, how do we build the Left in this, which we know is the only solution to the crises we face?

This event will take place Tuesday November 15, 2016 at 9pm Eastern/8pm Central/6pm Pacific.

Those expressing interest in attending, on Facebook included Jess St. Louis.[3]

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