While the world has been watching the trial of Derek Chauvin, the Brooklyn Center, MN police shot and killed 20-year-old Daunte Wright Monday, April 12 during a traffic stop.
What happened in Atlanta should be considered a hate crime.
“We put a spotlight on the overwhelming rise in anti-Asian hate crimes and come together in love, support, and solidarity.”
“The Defendants have imposed upon the school children of Boston a racial and ethnic classification system for entry into its most prestigious public schools.”
“The City has created and maintained a public contracting system that disproportionately funnels taxpayer dollars.”
This is a quest for knowledge, clearer thinking, and better interventions.
Some thoughts on the Capitol attack and building a more democratic nation
The office is intended to regulate police misconduct.
Though hundreds in the Boston area signed the June 2020 Open Letter from Boston Arts and Cultural Workers in Demand of Racial Equity and Social Transformation that began this inquiry, listing their professional affiliations along with their names on the petition, many have been reluctant to talk about what they or their institutions have done or plan to do since making these commitments.
Addressing the lack of representation of young Black and Brown artists