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The Heartbreak of Raising a Black Daughter in a Red State

Shanita Hubbard describes the racist remarks her 8-year-old daughter has heard since their move to a small town in Pennsylvania.  “[R]aising a brown girl in a red state means I’m not living in an ideal world. It means being vigilant…

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Family Separation: It’s a Problem for U.S. Citizens, Too

Separating children from parents at the U.S. border rightfully prompted outrage.  Shaila Dewan points out that it happens daily in American law enforcement: incarcerating parents, incarcerating children, and transferring children from their homes into foster care.  Addressing the latter, Christopher…

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Families Belong Together Rally, June 14, 2018

Thursday, June 14, 6 to 8 pm, Hinds Plaza, 65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton NJ

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Unlocking the Potential of Parents to Fight for Racial Equity in Schools, May 29, 2018

UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL OF PARENTS TO FIGHT FOR RACIAL EQUITY IN SCHOOLS A conversation with leaders of the organization Kindred about their work mobilizing parents REGISTER TO JOIN this free, hour-long, online conversation happening this coming Tuesday, May 29th, at 8:30 pm ET For…

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Long-Running Black History Show in a Library Basement

After scanning the timeline of Black history events that was distributed at meetings of the People’s Organization for Progress in Newark, NJ, and realizing that there were many people and events she did not know, Sandra Hayward determined that she…

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