Jabari Brisport

New York State Senate, District 25

Spotlight Candidate Winner!

Jabari will be the first openly LGBTQ person of color elected to the New York State Legislature. 

Biography

Jabari is a 3rd-generation Caribbean American from Prospect Heights. His hardworking parents raised him with a strong sense of justice and dignity in all circumstances. He’s used that sense of justice to build a career as an artist, educator, and organizer who’s spent more than ten years making political theater, marching in the streets, and fighting for progressive legislation. He’s a proud union member and public school teacher in Crown Heights.

Importance of Candidacy: 

  • Jabari will be the first openly LGBTQ person of color elected to the New York State Legislature.

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