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Funk the Police – Juneteenth Edition

June 19, 2020 // 0 Comments

A musical speakout and rally against police brutality and racism in support of local families who have lost loved ones to police violence. Families are raising money to send a delegation of mothers to the National Mother’s March in Minneapolis on July 12 #REOPENTHECASE #JAILKILLERCOPS …

How to Build an Anti-Racist Movement

June 19, 2020 // 0 Comments

Friday, June 19 2:00-2:45pm The protests in response to George Floyd’s killing have raised the nation’s consciousness about the historical legacy of slavery and the deep-seated racism that plagues policing and criminal justice in the United States. The country is poised, perhaps now more than …

I have told this story before, but in the present crisis it is worth repeating. Some years back Dorchester People for Peace was trying to build a coalition to cut the military budget, recruiting a variety of people-of-color-led organizations in Boston to work on a …

George Floyd’s atrocious murder at the hands of the police in Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 25 represents only the most recent incident of racism and police brutality in the United States.  The resulting protests have spread not only across major US cities, but have gone …

We All We Got: A Survivor Led Conversation

June 1, 2020 // 0 Comments

Join Violence In Boston Inc. as we host A Survivor Led Conversation to demand the passing of 3 important pieces of legislation in the wake of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery’s Homicide. We will have Special Guest: Emerald Garner (Daughter of Eric Garner) …

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