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Shining a Light in Dark Places: Raising Up the Work of Southern Women of Color in the Food System View

Shining a Light in Dark Places: Raising Up the Work of Southern Women of Color in the Food System

CSI Food Equity Fellow Shorlette Ammons weaves together her personal story, U.S. history, and insight from Southern women of color working in food justice to show how we can achieve equitable food systems change.

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Diverse Coalition Supports ‘Shared Renewables’ Program for Expanding Renewable Energy Access to Low Income New Yorkers

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Rosalind Jackson Phone: 415-817-5061; Email: rosalind@votesolar.org Diverse Coalition Supports ‘Shared Renewables’... Read more > View all press Releases >

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Centering Racial Equity on Earth Day

As a little kid, I remember celebrating Earth Day with my family by planting trees and picking up litter. Today, I hope to continue a similar tradition with my family. Yet, our economic, ecological and climate crisis requires us to do much more.

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Centering Racial Equity on Earth Day View

Eyes on the “Real” Prize: Applying pressure beyond Election Day in Ferguson

This week’s election marked a significant step towards self-determination for residents of Ferguson. Ferguson’s City Council welcomes two new members, both of whom are Black. For many, the election was a turning point for the community after the death of Mike Brown at the hands of police officer Darren Wilson, and the months of protests following the tragedy. Now that the election is over, we ask: How can Ferguson residents leverage this election toward overturning decades of institutional racism in Ferguson?

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Access to Public Transit is a Matter of Racial Equity

Today, transportation advocates across the country “Speak Up For Transportation,” with the message that our nation’s transportation infrastructure is crumbling before our eyes, and that we need 21st century transportation systems that work for all of us.

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Access to Public Transit is a Matter of Racial Equity View