By N. Jamiyla Chisholm on January 22, 2020 12:57PM EDT
Rashad Robinson, Color of Change: "The scripted crime genre provides daily proof of how far we have to go when it comes to rewriting the rules of the industry to ensure authentic, accurate and non-dehumanizing portrayals of Black people and the issues that affect Black people."
#WilmingtonsLie is a story of the brutal overthrow of the multiracial government of Wilmington, N.C., in 1898. The 1st of 3 parts details how white supremacists rejected the goals of Reconstruction and chafed under what they called “Negro domination.” https://t.co/H10mtJpnpc
Race Forward’s Government Alliance on Race and Equity (#GARE) is a national network of government working to achieve #RacialEquity & advance opportunities for all. Use the comments section to tell a friend about these THREE opportunities to join our team: https://t.co/f6Dhdtsvqy
The homeless mothers who took over a vacant house in #Oakland, #CA, & occupied it for almost 2 months will be allowed to PURCHASE the property – a major victory in a movement working to keep such homes out of the possession of speculators. https://t.co/qVM3CUkn07#housing
"What is climate justice? Why can’t I just say environmental justice?
Oh, the difference is actually significant & comes with much history? I see…"
Here's How to Attend a Climate Justice Staff Retreat when the World is on Fire by @CJAOurPower:
“This is a system that plays chess, so how do we combat that? We band together to tell our story to our kids, that becomes part of our racial healing. Whatever you do, we need everybody on deck. We start to implement a change together.” - Raymond Santana, Exonerated 5 #HowWeHeal