Tifanny Burks is a freedom fighter, abolitionist, and community organizer. Born in Miami and raised in Broward, Burks started her activist journey in 2013. She evolved into becoming a social justice writer and community organizer with the Black Lives Matter Alliance Broward in early 2016 and she is currently involved in the in Confirmista Femme Collective that is working to build a local South Florida movement to abolish patriarchy and the prison industrial complex. In May 2016, after attending a #SayHerName Healing Circle, Tifanny became firm believer in Restorative Justice, a process that seeks to transform the way society thinks about punishment. In January of 2017, she got trained in Restorative Justice and now she uses it regularly to guide her in life.