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PHOTOS

Xholina Nano, August 2017.

Xholina Nano, August 2017.

CNN, 2017.

CNN, 2017.

Nick Hvidtfeldt, 2016.  

Nick Hvidtfeldt, 2016.

 

GLAAD, 2017.

GLAAD, 2017.

CNN, 2017.

CNN, 2017.

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Daniel Schaefer, 2017.

Daniel Schaefer, 2017.

GLAAD, 2017.

GLAAD, 2017.

with Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty. PC Xholina Nano, August 2017.

with Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty. PC Xholina Nano, August 2017.

Washington D.C, 2016.  

Washington D.C, 2016.

 

Danbury News-Times, 2017.

Danbury News-Times, 2017.

GLAAD Rising Star Luncheon, 2017. 

GLAAD Rising Star Luncheon, 2017. 

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Washington D.C., 2016.

Washington D.C., 2016.

Rebekka LaBlue 2016.

Rebekka LaBlue 2016.

Brave New Voices, 2016.

Brave New Voices, 2016.

United Nations Free & Equal Campaign, 2016.

United Nations Free & Equal Campaign, 2016.

Performing, Seven Angels Theatre, 2017.

Performing, Seven Angels Theatre, 2017.

Live on Sky News UK discussing revenge pornography activism.

Live on Sky News UK discussing revenge pornography activism.

Snapchat Discover Page, Curtosy of CNN. 

Snapchat Discover Page, Curtosy of CNN. 

Governor Dannel Malloy, 2017.

Governor Dannel Malloy, 2017.

Show Up For Trans Troops, 2017.

Show Up For Trans Troops, 2017.

Human Rights Campaign, Time to Thrive Conference

Human Rights Campaign, Time to Thrive Conference

Mikayla Maddigan, Brooklyn Commons, 2017.

Mikayla Maddigan, Brooklyn Commons, 2017.

LGBT Center, New York City, 2016.

LGBT Center, New York City, 2016.

Live on CTV Canadian News station discussing the March Against Revenge Porn

Live on CTV Canadian News station discussing the March Against Revenge Porn

The March Against Revenge Porn - Brooklyn, 2017.

The March Against Revenge Porn - Brooklyn, 2017.

Interview with Fox News, 2017.

Interview with Fox News, 2017.

Washington D.C, 2017.

Washington D.C, 2017.

VIDEOS

RADIO:

PRINT:

Teen Vogue, 2017. 

Teen Vogue, 2017. 

MTV News, 2017. 

MTV News, 2017. 

Popsugar, 2017.

Popsugar, 2017.

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2017 Palm Springs Pride Magazine.

2017 Palm Springs Pride Magazine.

Happiful Magazine, 2017.

Happiful Magazine, 2017.

WRITING

Published Work:

Revenge Porn: Exposing the Epidemic (The Activist) - Happiful Magazine 

"Are You a Young Person Living In a Progressive State? Don't Get Complacent" - GLAAD

"Ignominy of the Small Girl" - Death in the Afternoon, Literary Magazine at Cornell University 

"Youth and LGBTQ Communities Disproportionally Victimized by Revenge Porn and Cyber Crimes" - GLAAD

"My Body is Not Sorry" - MTV Founders

"The Price of Exclusion" - Medium

"The Race to LGBT Equality in Asia" - OutRight Action International

 "Honoring Intersex Awareness Day" - OutRight Action International

"From the Ground I Burn" -The Manifest-Station

"Write Naked" - The Clit List

 

ACTIVISM

Leah's extensive experience with activism has narrowed in to focus on politics, cyber civil rights, and LGBTQIA+ discrimination, 

As a future legislator, Leah will promote intersectional healthcare equity, public housing and homelessness reform, educational equality for vulnerable students, gun violence prevention, aggressive federal hate crime legislation, amending asylum procedures for transgender refugees, and strengthening federal anti-discrimination ordinances.

Through writing, speaking, grassroots activism, Leah combats adversity locally and internationally. 

REVENGE PORNOGRAPHY

LGBTQIA+

MEDIA ADVOCACY

 

A victim of revenge pornography, Leah advocates for cyber civil rights, federal legislation changes, and victim support services.

In 2016, Leah founded the March Against Revenge Porn, a social movement, research project, and series of protest marches and educational lectures. In April 2017, Leah led the first revenge porn march across the Brooklyn Bridge, and has three marches scheduled for 2018. 

 
 
 

Leah has worked extensively with GLAAD, OutRight Action International, The United Nations Free & Equal Campaign, The New York City Pride Organization, The Boston Pride Organization, The Visible Me Campaign, The Ally Coalition, The Connecticut Department of Justice, and The Human Rights Campaign to fight LGBTQIA discrimination both locally and internationally through writing, theatre, and grassroots activism. 

In 2017, Leah presented at the Human Rights Campaign annual "Time To Thrive" Conference on youth activism in the digital age. 

In addition to published essays and poems about being transgender, nonbinary and a feminist, Leah has worked with with Feminist Apparel, Hollaback!, and HeartMob. 

 

Leah has been featured in national and international media features on CNN, The New Day Show, BBC: World Service, Teen Vogue, The Daily Mail, Seventeen Magazine, Refinery 29, La RepubblicaFox News, Sky News UK, Canadian Televisionand MTV discussing political diversity, intersectionality, revenge pornography and activism. 

 

 

 

 

 

CONTACT

To have Leah speak at your event:

For media and press related inquiries:

For information & inquiries regarding The March Against Revenge Porn:

TO Book one of the following presentations:

Transcending Gender: Nondiscrimination Ordinances and Laws Protecting Transgender People

Systematic Segregation & Gendered Justice: Intersectional Vulnerability of Race, Gender and Sexual Minorities

Digital Sex Slavery Through Revenge Porn & Human Sex Trafficking 

Cyber Civil Rights for Queer Youth

Basics of Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity

 

Press Kit

 

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