Tenderfest 2.0: A Trans POC Dance & Music Fest

::: love is resistance ~ resistance is love ::: Peacock Rebellion presents Tenderfest 2.0: A Trans POC Dance + Music Festival Friday, February 9th + Saturday, February 10th, 2018 Doors 7pm / Show 7:30pm @ LOL, 1234 23rd Ave., and surrounding venues Oakland ~~~~~TIX ARE FREE w/ RSVP! Update: Advance tix are sold out and […]

We did it! Long-term, low-rent, QTPOC space in Oakland. Forever.

OMG WE DID IT!!! A long-time, low-rent community building in East Oakland could’ve become a giant playground for big tech. But as of November 28th, 2017, it’s staying an affordable, people of color-led social justice center, because of you! Our landlord sold the building and you raised more than $90,000 to help us buy it. The […]

FREE QTPOC Healing Day

  Come build with us! **November Maker Day Theme: QTPOC Healing Together*** QTPOC Maker Days are about sharing tools + space to learn, play, experiment, and build skills while working towards self determination and community power. Following Liberating Ourselves Locally (LOL) intentions, this is a people of color-led Maker Space centering queer and trans leadership. […]

Peacock’s merging w/ LOL!

  This is big: Peacock’s merging with our sibling organization Liberating Ourselves Locally (LOL). LOL is a POC-led, queer and trans people of color -centered crew of activists and organizers who make (art/tech/craft/mischief) for social justice. For six years, the LOL collective has run LOL Maker Space in East Oakland.     When Peacock moved into LOL in early 2016, […]

Brouhaha 2017: Trans People of Color Comedy Festival

    Thank you to the 800+ people who packed the houses for Brouhaha 2017! Pics and clips coming soon. Meanwhile, here’s some info about the shows <3 ———- The always-packed, award-winning Brouhaha got all shook up this year: We’re now a 2-day Trans People of Color Comedy Festival! Monday, June 12th, 2017 Brouhaha After […]

Trans Life and Liberation art opening!

Thanks for joining us for a free opening night of art, music, food and community, celebrating the power of trans and gender nonconforming people of color! Info about the event sponsored by Peacock Rebellion, CultureStrike, Forward Together and Sins Invalid is below. — Friday April 21, 2017 6-9pm Citizen Engagement Laboratory, 1330 Broadway, suite 300, Oakland […]

Visionary Friction: QTPOC books for the future to read right now

Need some inspiration as you and your tarot deck plan your future?    Check out these visionary offerings by queer and trans people of color. They just might change your life. Notes: * We focus on print books written and/or edited entirely or partly by queer and trans people of color * We love us […]

Healing Resources

Tough day? Check out our Guide to Low-Cost QTPOC Mental Health Services and a list of Tips to Support Individual and Collective Healing. Got a tip or resource? Email us to add to the lists.