Racism is itself a virus that has infected the DNA of our nation from its birth. The fight for equal justice, equal access and opportunity continues to plague America.
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Student Resources to Take Action and Learn More
Because we need and deserve support.
By Zahra Barnes
When you are ready to fight back against a system of racism, oppression and injustice, take action.
Find resources that help you make change locally, nationally and globally.
Let your program team know how they can help you.
A guidebook for youth activists that want to organize for change.
Young people are leading the movement for change. They are marching in the streets for equal rights. They’re standing up for people killed by guns. And they’re rewriting the script that tells us how to think, behave, and treat one another. In other words, young people are organizing.
Baratunde Thurston, BUILD National Board Member
The New York Times
A social action reading list by Baratunde Thurston. It’s stories, not facts and figures, that ultimately create connections between humans and help us change. These stories have that power.
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