How We Remember George Floyd One Year Later

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Today marks the one year anniversary since George Floyd was brutally murdered by Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin. Today and every day, we honor George’s life by coming together and recommitting to the fight for Black liberation…

Happy Birthday, Mike Brown Jr.

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Today would have been Mike Brown Jr.’s 25th birthday. To honor his memory, please consider making donations to Chosen for Change and Michael O.D. Brown We Love Our Sons & Daughters Foundation…

Say Her Name: Mikayla Miller

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We’re reaching out to you today to let you know about the disturbing anti-Black violence that has plagued yet another one of our families in Boston…

George Floyd Memorial Events

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It’s nearly been a full year since George Floyd was murdered by Minneapolis police. To honor his memory and carry his legacy, the George Floyd Memorial Foundation will host a series of community-based events May 23rd through May 25th…

How Brown Vs. BOE Didn’t Live Up to Its Potential

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67 years ago today, the Supreme Court ruled that racial segregation in our schools was unconstitutional. But believe it or not, the “landmark” Brown v. Board case was only the beginning of the fight against white supremacy in our education systems — one that we’re still fighting today…

D.C. Statehood Is a Racial Justice Issue

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D.C. statehood is a racial justice issue. Most folks don’t realize that the argument against statehood is rooted in anti-Black racism ‐ but it is. And it dates all the way back to the reconstruction era (right after the Civil War), when Black residents in D.C. were granted significant political influence…

25,000 Signatures. 4,000 Tweets. 29 Lawmakers. And More…

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The 1033 Program upholds white supremacy by selling military weapons to law enforcement around the country — that’s why last month, we came together to demand that President Biden #End1033. Here’s what we accomplished together…

Ma’Khia Bryant

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At the exact same time the verdict of Derek Chauvin was being read for murdering George Floyd, police wasted no time in senselessly taking another Black child. Ma’Khia Bryant. We say her name…

Derek Chauvin Verdict

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George Floyd should be here. We mourn as his family mourns and support them in finding solace and accountability through the guilty verdict — because like countless others, they have been put in a position that they did not deserve…