Former #DNC donor #EdBuck is on trial for the overdose deaths of two Black gay men. National Black Justice Coalition (@NBJContheMove) Executive Director @MrDavidJohns discusses how his case shows the hijacked narrative and disregard for the #LGBTQ community. #BlackNewsTonight pic.twitter.com/Lbf0itZpb7 — BNC (@BNCNews) July 27, 2021
The National Black Justice Coalition Celebrates the Anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act
CONTACT: Anna Zuccaro | firstname.lastname@example.org WASHINGTON, DC — the National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) celebrates the 31st anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Signed into law by President George H. W. Bush, the act provides anti-discrimination protections for individuals with disabilities for critical issues like employment, education, transportation, and public accommodations. Today the ADA […]
Friday, July 23rd, at Lincoln Center in New York City. Please join us!
David talks new DACA ruling; the stolen life of Tavahn Ashton; and Leyna Bloom on the cover of Sports Illustrated It’s Thursday so I had to hit you with another episode of #3Things. Texas has made the list for being trash and attacking the #DACA program. We mourn the #StolenLife of #TavahnAshton. We also celebrate the ceiling shattering of @leynabloom who […]
The Need To Pass the Equality Act with David Johns of NBJC featured on Real Talk with Andrew Gillum.
The Need To Pass the Equality Act with David Johns of NBJC featured on Real Talk with Andrew Gillum. TAKE ACTION NOW!
SUITLAND, MD – The National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) mourns the loss of Tavahn Ashton, a 20-year-old Black transgender woman. Known as Taya by friends and loved ones, Ashton was shot and killed in her apartment on Saturday, July 17, 2021. Although motives for the shooting are currently unknown, police do not believe that […]
3 Things with David Johns of NBCJ featured on Real Talk with Andrew Gillum (Olympics, Ed Buck, DACA)
3 Things with David Johns of NBCJ EP 4 featured on Real Talk with Andrew Gillum. Olympics + Delta Variant of COVID-19, Ed Buck and DACA.
This week’s #3Things lifts up the removal of the Robert E. Lee statute in Charlottesville; the historic Emmy nomination’s of M. J. Rodriguez; and pronoun changes at Pinterest. What’s on your #HotTopics list this week? #TalkAboutIt #Explore David talks Statue removal and Black Girl Magic; A milestone Emmy nod for MJ Rodriguez; and Pinterest updates pronoun options for inclusion…
CONTACT: Anna Zuccaro | email@example.com Statement from David J. Johns, executive director of the National Black Justice Coalition, issued the following statement in commemoration of International non-binary people’s Day: “Non-binary people have existed throughout human history. The cultural boom of they, them, and their pronouns is just one indication that the tides are finally turning […]
CONTACT: Anna Zuccaro | firstname.lastname@example.org WASHINGTON, DC — Yesterday, the Supreme Court ruled that voting ballots cast at the wrong precinct in Arizona must be wholly discarded and criminalized third-party collection of absentee ballots in the case of Brnovich v. the Democratic National Committee. In a majority opinion written by Justice Samuel Alito, the conservative […]
National Black Justice Coalition Applauds Formation of White House Group on Safety, Inclusion, & Opportunity for Trans Americans
CONTACT: Anna Zuccaro | email@example.com WASHINGTON, DC — Yesterday, the White House Domestic Policy Council and Gender Policy Council announced the formation of an Interagency Working Group within the White House that will coordinate policies to advance the safety, economic opportunity, and inclusion of transgender Americans. The group’s participants include the Departments of Justice, Housing and […]
Women’s Group Slams AirBnB & Other Corporations For Refusing to Hire Colorado Workers, Exposing Gender Pay Gap
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, July 01, 2021 CONTACT: Anna Zuccaro | firstname.lastname@example.org UltraViolet Says AirBnb’s Refusal to Follow State Law Suggests Gender Disparity Issues at the Company COLORADO – In response to reports that Airbnb is among dozens of corporations refusing to hire remote workers in Colorado to evade a new state law that requires […]
What’s In It For Us, theGrio’s weekly political podcast hosted by Dr. Christina Greer Ph.D., welcomes special guest Educator, Teacher, Speaker and Executive Director of the National Black Justice Coalition, David Johns! This week on the show: We want that old thing back! The Verzuz series has been a much-needed celebration during the pandemic, but […]
David Johns with 51st NYC Pride March (WABC) Speaks about Inviting IN and The Lavender Book. We shift people to increase compassion, two increase spaces where people feel safe sharing important parts of who they are and decrease the social stigma and what it means to be queer. Visit LavenderBook.org
The GOP’s Culture War On Critical Race Theory And Trans Kids Target Black, LGBTQ+ People Disproportionately
These ploys are designed with a single purpose: to stifle racial justice initiatives and LGBTQ+ equality while mobilizing a demoralized Republican base still reeling from the 2020 election. By David J. Johns Republicans are waging a culture war on Black people; queer people; and Black, queer people. In more recent attacks, Republican state officials are trying […]
"Until all of us are free, none of us are free... Pride is an opportunity to reconnect to doing intersectional work that will result in all of us having the opportunity to be free." - @MrDavidJohns (@NBJCOnTheMove)#TwitterIgnite: #AlwaysProud Seriespic.twitter.com/JNNDVcoX2r— Twitter Together (@TwitterTogether) June 29, 2021
I don’t use ‘Gay because gay is a white male political identifier. It is a term that an application especially regarding federal public policy often reflects an agenda. Grey Skin: The Series This podcast follows Marsean Grey and his stories of life, relationships, sex, and more. We also extend the conversations of his blog […]