Following the fatal shooting of rapper, community activist and businessman Ermias Davidson Asghedom, pka Nipsey Hussle, the LIVE FREE gun violence prevention campaign sent condolences to Hussle’s family and announced plans to expedite the recruitment of 1000 faith leaders to become PEACEMAKER congregations.
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While hailing the success of the anti-gun movement that has led to Saturday’s March for Our Lives, some activists are urging that that momentum should also be used to tackle gun violence in poor and minority communities.
At a Thursday event on gun violence in Atlanta, young students of color spoke out about how often the issue affects their communities ― and how little the country pays attention.
Sunday’s event was called Urban Gun Violence Sabbath. Barber said the recent violence at the Florida school, which killed 17 people, is proof that stiffer gun laws are needed.
Let's continue to get organized in response to hate in Charlottesville, Virginia.
We're centering the moral voice in righteous resistance to white supremacist terrorism in Charlottesville, Virginia.
The same people who went to prison in disproportionate numbers for selling marijuana are on the verge of being cut out of California’s multibillion-dollar legal marijuana industry – and, without help, could even become victims of it.
New data released by The Guardian reveal some of the nation's deadliest places.
The facts and figures that informed our reporting this year.
When Amber Goodwin realized the gun violence prevention movement didn't have any people of color in leadership, she started her own organization to change that.
Blackmon electrified the General Synod crowd a day earlier when she delivered her nomination remarks on Saturday morning.
Pastor Michael McBride and Erica Ford had an epic conversation at the BET Awards.
The pledge is part of the tech giant’s ongoing commitment to organizations and innovators working on racial justice.
We are excited to invite you to our 2nd annual youth football camp! We are on a mission to provide FREE high-quality football camps to our communities.
The money will support prevention efforts in 10 cities.
The district attorney primary in Philadelphia is the most recent example of game-changing turnout on the part of people of faith, black and brown Americans, formerly incarcerated people, low-wage workers, and others fed up with over-policing and mass incarceration.
Two weeks ago, POWER Action played a key role in the Philadelphia District Attorney primary.
One thousand people of faith turned out at Sardis Missionary Baptist Church, a historically Black church in Birmingham, for the Founding Convention of Faith in Action Alabama, the newest federation to join PICO National Network through our expansion program.
This week of mobilization to resist and rebuild will be capped off with a weekend of prayer, teaching and preaching about the theological roots of resistance to a dominant culture that values profits over people and uses racism and xenophobia to exclude and exploit.