Boston George Floyd Protest, Washington St. Photo: GorillaWarfare
Racial Justice and Indigenous Solidarity

Racial Justice / Indigenous Solidarity 2023 Work Plan

Racial Justice/ Indigenous Soliarity Working Group Decarceration, Support Building Thriving Communities White supremacy and settler colonialism are entrenched in the US. Our criminal-legal system embodies racism, including high rates of incarceration for Black, Brown, and Indigenous people. We follow the lead of activists rooted in […]

Justice for Faisal protest, Somerville High School, Jan. 29, 2023 (Cole Harrison/MAPA photo)
Racial Justice and Indigenous Solidarity

On the Killing of Arif Sayad Faisal

by Hayat Imam As a Bangladeshi American, I am still reeling from this tragedy in our community. The officer involved shooting death of a young man of 20 will have irreparable consequences. His parents, who took the chance to emigrate to the USA just a […]

Justice for Faisal rally, Cambridge, Jan. 9 (photo: Jonathan King/MAPA)
Racial Justice and Indigenous Solidarity

Justice for Sayed Faisal!

by Jackie King Three weeks after the police killing of a young Bangladeshi man who was experiencing a mental health crisis in a Cambridge neighborhood, an outpouring of community grief and outrage has continued to roil the city. Hundreds of people have attended rallies, city […]