Category: WISE Racial Equality Huddle News


Student leaders take the pledge: Young people pledge to VOTE for Safety from gun violence; equality across race, gender and sexual orientation; and action on climate change

donate 60 seconds to change the world Hundreds of student leaders and valedictorians in 110 cities across the nation have raised their hands to donate 60 seconds of their commencement address to make a common pledge to vote on the…

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Despicable and cowardly decision by NFL owners!!! #I’mwithColin!

Innocent black people are subjected to brutality and death every day and if Trump NFL owners and way TOO many others, have their way, silent respectful protest is now apparently not an acceptable means of protest? Sadly, Trump and company…

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Today’s Daily Call to Action – Racism in the Schools: A Conversation hosted by Caucus of African American Leaders TONIGHT

Information Tuesday May 8, 2018 5:00-8:00 p.m. Racism in the Schools: A Conversation hosted by Caucus of African American Leaders at the Wiley Bates Legacy Center, 1101 Smithville St, Annapolis MD.  “You are cordially invited to attend Caucus of the…

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Maryland Legislative report from ACLU

This year, as with most, was a mixed bag for civil rights and civil liberties in Maryland, with both huge victories and disappointing losses.  Over the 90-day legislative session, the ACLU of Maryland gave testimony on over 200 bills and…

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Today’s Daily Action: Check out this important guide

11-Step Guide to Understanding Race, Racism, and White Privilege by Jon Greenberg | Oct 14, 2017 | Civic Engagement, Race and Racism, Roads to Racial Justice, White Privilege http://citizenshipandsocialjustice.com/2017/10/14/11-step-guide-to-understanding-race-racism-and-white-privilege/

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Why America’s Black Mothers and Babies Are in a Life-or-Death Crisis – New York Times

The answer to the disparity in death rates has everything to do with the lived experience of being a black woman in America. By LINDA VILLAROSA APRIL 11, 2018answer to the disparity in deathBy LINDA VILLAROSAAPRIL 11, 2018

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For Kathy’s Sake Annual Advocacy Brunch

With shocking tragedies like the one captured of the police shooting of Stephon Clark this year’s For Kathy’s Sake, Inc. is sponsoring a FREE FORUM AND BRUNCH for those interested in laying the much needed ground work in Maryland for Civilian…

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Caucus of African American Leaders call for Anne Arundel schools to ‘proactively address racism’

http://www.capitalgazette.com/news/schools/ac-cn-race-county-schools-0411-story.html

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More information about the real and horrific impact of ongoing racism in America

“One of the most popular liberal post-racial ideas is the idea that the fundamental problem is class and not race, and clearly this study explodes that idea,” said Ibram Kendi, a professor and director of the Antiracist Research and Policy…

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