2018 Team

Cazembe Jackson

Cazembe Jackson

Atlanta, GA

  • 2017
  • Fellow

Cazembe Murphy Jackson is a Black, Southern, queer, trans organizer. He currently serves as the National Organizer for the Freedom Road Socialist Organization, which for more than 30 years has worked across movements using a multi-tiered approach to ending systemic oppression. Cazembe is also a community organizer and member leader with Black Lives Matter–Atlanta, where he works to end state-sanctioned violence against Black people and build Black power through organizing. He lives and plays in Atlanta, Georgia.