LA Brings Social Equity To Marijuana Sellers

By Thandisizwe Chimurenga, mintpressnews.com -

LOS ANGELES – Beginning in January in Los Angeles, individuals who are low-income and/or have had a conviction for a marijuana-related offense will enjoy priority status when it comes to applying [...]

#WeChoose Equity In Education Campaign

By Staff, www.popularresistance.org -

By Popular Resistance. Launched just after Education Secretary Betsy DeVoss was appointed in February, 2017, the #WeChoose campaign is fighting for equity in education. They write: "We are not [...]

The People’s Congress Of Resistance

By People's Congress of Resistance, www.popularresistance.org -

By the Convenors of the People's Congress of Resistance. We are excited to release the Manifesto of the People's Congress of Resistance! Titled "Society for the Many: A vision for revolution," [...]

How To Make City Budgets Racially Just

By Paulina Phelps, www.yesmagazine.org -

By Paulina Phelps for Yes Magazine. The amount of money spent on hiring sworn law enforcement officers to patrol public schools shot up nearly 40 percent between 1997 and 2009, despite the fact [...]

DCTP Launches The Equitable Internet Initiative

By Staff, www.alliedmedia.org -

By Staff of Detroit Community Technology Project - The Equitable Internet Initiative will accelerate outreach, training and wireless broadband Internet sharing on the neighborhood level in [...]

Zapatista Solution To Food Sovereignty, Decolonization & Equity

By Levi Gahman, www.thesolutionsjournal.com -

By Levi Gahman for The Solutions Journal - One of the biggest threats to food security the world currently faces is neoliberalism. It’s logic, which has become status quo over the past 70 years [...]

Fairfax Board Pledges To Weigh ‘Equity’ When Making Decisions

By Antonio Olivo, www.washingtonpost.com -

By Antonio Olivo for The Washington Post - Virginia’s largest jurisdiction resolved Tuesday to approach decisions surrounding police, schools and even land-use through a prism of racial and [...]