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NYCLU\Legal Aid Society: We Call On NYPD To Adhere To Protest Settlement Judgment During This Weekend’s Demonstrations

By NYCLU Photos: YouTube Screenshots\YouTube Screenshots NEW YORK – Associate Legal Director at the New York Civil Liberties Union Molly Biklen and Staff Attorney with The Legal Aid Society’s Special Litigation Unit Jennvine Wong, ahead of weekend demonstrations, released the following statement calling on the New York City Police Department (NYPD) to adhere to the...

Mitigating Climate Disasters: Three Ways To Take Climate Action With Black Artists, Art Institutions To Help Affected People

By Marcus T. Coleman Jr.\Director of the DHS Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. Photos: Wikimedia Commons Although I’m early in my art collecting journey, I have a Bisa Butler. Well…kind of; I own a poster of Bisa Butler’s Southside Sunday Morning from her portraits collection. If I lost it, or any of my family...

Aaron Bushnell’s Self-Immolation Protesting Gaza Genocide Was Courageous Act Of Moral Resistance

By Kary Love\PeaceVoice Aaron Bushnell the 25-year-old USAF active duty member who set himself on fire to renounce “aiding and abetting genocide” in Gaza, was “one of the most principled comrades I’ve ever known” according to a friend who worked with him to support the homeless community in San Antonio, Texas.  The moral courage of Airman Bushnell...

California Community Foundation Announces Landmark $3.5 Million Partnership With California Black Freedom Fund

Photos: YouTube Screenshots LOS ANGELES, Feb. 29, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — California Community Foundation (CCF) is proud to announce a groundbreaking partnership with the California Black Freedom Fund (CBFF) with an initial commitment of $3.5 million from the state of California. CCF will be the Southern California home for CBFF and will bolster the organization’s critical work...

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