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19

Aug

Join Us: Take a Hand, Take a Stand Tele- Town Hall

We are coming together on this Wednesday evening to discuss the issues surrounding the murder of 18 year old Mike Brown in Ferguson, MO, how we can support those fighting for justice in the Ferguson area, and ways to immediately get active in your local community to help shift the overall condition of African-Americans.

Join Us: Take a Hand, Take a Stand Tele- Town Hall

We are coming together on this Wednesday evening to discuss the issues surrounding the murder of 18 year old Mike Brown in Ferguson, MO, how we can support those fighting for justice in the Ferguson area, and ways to immediately get active in your local community to help shift the overall condition of African-Americans.

11

Aug

What About Tomorrow? The Civil Rights Moment

What About Tomorrow? The Civil Rights Moment

After the killings of Eric Gardner, Mike Brown and many black people that have gone unnamed it clear that what our community needs is a new civil right movement and not a civil rights moment. Read this opinion piece by our Founding Director, Anique Hameed.

Almost a year ago today the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom was commemorated in the city where I earned my…

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01

Apr

Sometimes I wonder why we kill us, while they killin’ us.
Isaiah Rashad (via thanoblesavage)
thetrevorproject:

It may be April Fool’s day, but when it comes to caring about you, we’re never joking :)

thetrevorproject:

It may be April Fool’s day, but when it comes to caring about you, we’re never joking :)

(Source: theloveyourselfchallenge)

20 Black Child Prodigies Mainstream Media Doesn't Talk About - Atlanta Black Star

13

Mar

msnbc:

Remember the days when the idea of offering low-income kids subsidized lunch wasn’t controversial? With today’s GOP, those days are now gone.

msnbc:

Remember the days when the idea of offering low-income kids subsidized lunch wasn’t controversial? With today’s GOP, those days are now gone.

goodneighborsusa:

Jump roping during break time at a Good Neighbors school in Wharf Jeremie, Haiti! #DoGoodToday

goodneighborsusa:

Jump roping during break time at a Good Neighbors school in Wharf Jeremie, Haiti! #DoGoodToday