Today, a jury found Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke guilty of second degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery with a firearm in the murder 17-year-old Laquan McDonald in 2014. Advancement Project’s national office released the following statement:
Our new report shows a link between the numbers of Returning Citizens and lower-income levels, employment and education rates, and higher child poverty rates in Black neighborhoods
Changes to Public Charge Could Put Health and Immigration Status at Risk for Millions
Gerrymandering is an intentional effort to maneuver the district lines in ways that limit the political voice of people of color.
Research supports the use of mental health professionals like counselors, restorative justice programs, and other alternatives to police.
Missouri Secretary of State, Department of Revenue in Knowing, Ongoing Violation of the National Voter Registration Act
“School is supposed to be a safe environment, but how can we feel safe in a place that feels like prison?"