“We’re calling on Congress to pass a bill that would adjust federal sentencing laws to block Sessions’ attempts to reignite the War on Drugs. Sentencing reform has bipartisan support in Congress and if we apply enough pressure, we can make
“You are supporting prisoners, formerly incarcerated people and our families to restore our human and civil rights. We will build alternatives to incarceration, secure humane treatment, stand up for families, and ensure that people coming home after incarceration have a
“BreakOUT! seeks to end the criminalization of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth to build a safer and more just New Orleans, building on the rich cultural tradition of resistance in the South to build the power of
“African Communities Together is an organization of African immigrants fighting for civil rights, opportunity, and a better life for our families here in the U.S. and back in Africa. ACT empowers African immigrants to integrate socially, get ahead economically, and
Meaningful Action: We’re building intentional partnerships with race-centered, power-building organizations to provide opportunities for you to get involved in issues that impact you and your neighbors.
Storytelling and Meaning-Making: We’ve been creating multimedia pieces and designing community gatherings so you have a variety of ways to connect with and process stories that intersect race, power, and democracy.
Experienced Perspectives: Our contributors are practitioners in various roles across social justice mvmts w/ grounded insight on where we are in this political moment, awareness of the historical undercurrents influencing us & deep-rooted ??s that can guide us into the future.
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Hello again Colorlines community!
Our small-but-mighty team has spent over a year huddled with those willing to talk to us through surveys, one-on-ones, and community conversations. We’ve listened and started designing a people’s multimedia platform for analysis and action!
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