Freedom Corner at Noon Saturday September 6th https://www.facebook.com/events/863985410286601/?ref=22 #Sept6CTA is a National Call to Action for YOU to stand against racism and our broken Criminal Justice System. This rally will be an opportunity for citizens to network with one another, share their stories and perspectives on how our city and country has failed to live… Continue reading September 6th! Solidarity with Ferguson!
Published on Everyday Feminism August 18, 2014 by Chris Crass The police murder of Michael Brown and the courageous resistance of his family and the Black community in Ferguson, Missouri, have once again brought the attention of the country to the devastating reality of racist violence, structural inequality, and the need for Black communities to… Continue reading For Michael Brown and Ferguson: Facing White Fears of Blackness and Taking Action to End White Supremacy
Please join the Heinz History Center and the Carnegie Library Homewood for the From Slavery to Freedom film series feature, “W.E.B. Dubois: A Biography in Four Voices,” Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 5:30-8:00 pm. The film series is free and open to the public. Afterwards there will be a discussion of the film and Dr. Dubois… Continue reading Film Screening: W.E.B. Dubois: A Biography in Four Voices
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As we all know by now, Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenage boy, was gunned down by the police while walking to his grandmother’s house in the middle of the afternoon. For the past few days my Facebook newsfeed has been full of stories about the incidents unfolding in Ferguson, Missouri.…
National Moment of Silence for Victims of Police Violence Pittsburgh #NMOS14 Thursday August 14th at 7:00pm Pittsburgh City-County Building 414 Grant St, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219 This is a public event. PLEASE invite your networks to attend. To allow Pittsburghers to stand up with citizens across the country against police violence and remember the victims of police violence nationwide. Advertisements