Fatima Malik Shabazz (she/her), originally from Brooklyn New York, is a long time resident of Los Angeles and the CEO/President of Fatima Speaks LLC; a Transgender led, African American owned and operated business that conducts cultural sensitivity and competency trainings as well as panel and motivational speaking engagements. She is a member of the DecrimSexWorkCA steering committee where she also serves as the Policy Advocacy movement team lead, and the co-lead of the Conflict Resolution Committee.
Ms. Shabazz is an activist and advocate for the rights of the LGBTQ+ population as well as a social justice advocate. As a formerly system impacted individual, she is a staunch proponent of prison, political and justice reform.
Ms. Shabazz is a member of several advocate/activist organizations locally and nationally, including All of Us or None, The Unique Women's Coalition, Time Done, Black and Pink Leadership National Council and member of Black and Pink Los Angeles Chapter. Ms. Shabazz is also involved as a member of the Advisory Board for Prison Health News based in Philadelphia and remains active in various organizations in and outside the state of California. She has a clear and precise focus on creating safer and more inclusive spaces for the LGBTQ+ community as well as creating stronger social justice reform policies and policy advocacy that will make life better for communities directly and sometimes adversely impacted by these policies, which include but are not limited to prison reform and women's reproductive health policies, hate crime laws and school bullying. Instagram @fatimaspeaks9
Donations can be sent via venmo at @nFatima-Shabazz, Cash App $Fatimaspeaks. Checks or money orders can be sent to: Fatima Speaks LLC 744 Beacon Ave. #308 Los Angeles Ca, 90017.