Educating ourselves about why inequity exists right in our own backyards is critical if we are to build an equitable community that thrives and benefits all of us!
In Covid times, Digital Equity is crucial for all children.
Learn why, from
"There's No Place Like Home"
Learn some of the issues behind affordable housing and what you can do to create homes for people in your community from
We must demand radical and innovative ways to reform criminal justice while dedicating ourselves to cultivating a society that embraces the
DIGNITY OF BLACK MEN, WOMEN AND CHILDREN.
Watch this 15 minute film, The Long Shadow about the history of racism.
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You can also hear the voices of some of our most prominent Black thinkers on Racial Justice with
Oprah Winfrey on
Where Do We Go From Here?
Part 1 and
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Free Four Part Panel Series:
Inequity in our Community
If you missed, Part Two, Housing Insecurity CLICK HERE to watch it on
LMC Media Youtube
If you missed Part One, Digital Inequity/Child Wellbeing panel,
CLICK HERE to watch it on
In partnership with LMC Media.
Thoughts and Actions:
Your municipality has a Comprehensive Land Use Plan which determines what type of housing gets built in your town. If you are a champion of equity, talk to your local leaders about how to get involved in making sure people earning under 70k per year can live with dignity in your community.
Call or Email Shelley Mayer to find out what she can do about internet company price gouging which hinders marginalized groups from being able to afford internet access!
To get ACTIVE reach out to The Color Of Change
Locally, check out the
For Criminal Justice Reform
SUPPORT with Bail Funds for the protestors in various states.
DONATE to organizations on the ground helping protestors at www.nlg.org (National Lawyers Guild)
READ Black Law Enforcement of America’s Recommendations for Police Policy, Procedure and Oversight
GET ACTIVE around Criminal Justice Reform curated by President Barack Obama.
TALK to your children about Race; they are never too young!
GET FAMILIAR with the Culturally Responsive Sustainable Education Framework mandated by NY State
ENGAGE in reading with young children. Some BOOKS HERE
LEARN ABOUT Restorative Justice Resources for schools