George Floyd. Breonna Taylor. Tony McDade. Lives unjustly taken at the hands of police. At the hands of state violence. At the hands of a system that was designed to oppress, dehumanize, and terrorize Black communities. These are not isolated incidents — they are the result of a well-oiled institution rooted in protecting white supremacy. […]
Read commentary from Up, Up, with Liberation!
Read reflections from organizers around the DMV.
Read poetry and prose from our SDMV organizers.
We’re excited to present Up, Up With Liberation (UUWL), our new media project amplifying voices of the resistance in DC, Maryland, and Virginia (DMV) through storytelling! Edited by a group of Sanctuary DMV organizers, the new digital collective hopes the platform “serves as the call to action taped to the streetlight, the megaphone at the protest, and […]
We are thrilled to share the news that our community member Prince Gbohoutou was released from ICE custody on February 21, 2019! Prince was in detention for over 10 months, and his long journey to freedom is a story of incredible strength and resilience, and amazing community support from Sanctuary DMV supporters and many partner groups. Please see his full story and our efforts below.