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Title: Activist starts anti-discrimination organization in Valley
Post by: Shana A on September 26, 2010, 08:08:49 am
Activist starts anti-discrimination organization in Valley
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The Post-Crescent • September 26, 2010

http://www.postcrescent.com/article/20100926/APC0101/9260522/Activist-starts-anti-discrimination-organization-in-Valley (http://www.postcrescent.com/article/20100926/APC0101/9260522/Activist-starts-anti-discrimination-organization-in-Valley)

GRAND CHUTE — Being black and <transgender>, Sierra Broussard has experienced discrimination.

Now, after organizing protests, helping acquaintances and suing a downtown Appleton nightclub, she has started her own nonprofit anti-discrimination organization, Defend Inc.

She has registered as a nonprofit, organized a board of directors, set up a website and opened an office at 5317 Grande Market Drive in Grand Chute.