How do we lead when faced with the never-ending and persistent trauma we are experiencing in America?
NOW is the time to recruit, develop, and uplift community leaders and organizers who are taking the next step in their leadership journey — running for office.
re:power alum Cassy Jones-McBryde is the Black Organizing Program Manager with Planned Parenthood of Michigan.
Justice must include a re-envisioning of what it means to protect Black people and other people of color in this country.
The liberation of marginalized and oppressed groups is not trendy, and should be funded with the urgency these issues require.
Kristerfer Burnett is a City Councilman in Baltimore and an alum of our Progressive Governance Academy.
This miscarriage of justice is an offense to Breonna’s memory, and to the efforts of the countless folks who have uplifted her name in recent months.
Long-term, cycle-over-cycle organizing of people of color and their White allies, is what will ultimately loosen the tight grip of white supremacy on our institutions of democracy.
White supremacy has proven repeatedly to be dangerous to both our society and democracy, and revealed itself in yet another election.