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04/15/2018 | Published by: them.
04/15/2018

The Queer Activists Working to Reverse America's Opioid Crisis

The Queer Activists Working to Reverse America's Opioid Crisis

“As queer people, we come out of this AIDS activist ACT UP tradition, where we’ve been very vulnerable around...

04/15/2018 | them. | Civic Engagement

Chicago Activists Organize Against Massive Police Training Academy to Be Built As Schools Close

The city’s 2018 budget plan includes a $27.4 million investment in police reform and commitments to hire hundreds of...

04/13/2018 | In Justice Today | Racial Justice
04/13/2018 | Published by: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
04/13/2018

Turning Wisconsin schools into police states won't help kids learn

Turning Wisconsin schools into police states won't help kids learn

According to a new report put together by LIT and the Center for Popular Democracy, “Despite white students’...

04/13/2018 | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Organizing for Education Justice
04/12/2018 | Published by: Arizona Central
04/12/2018

Democratic activist Ady Barkan launches six-figure ad blitz in CD8 race

Democratic activist Ady Barkan launches six-figure ad blitz in CD8 race

Ady Barkan, the progressive health care activist whose video pleadings with U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake last year briefly...

04/12/2018 | Arizona Central | Civic Engagement

Talking to Kerri Evelyn Harris, the Mom, Vet, and Mechanic Staring Down Delaware's Political Machine

“I work with the Opioid Network, which is a subset of Center for Popular Democracy. I’m going to be in DC on April 18,...

04/12/2018 | Splinter News | Civic Engagement
04/12/2018 | Published by: Must Read Alaska
04/12/2018

Alaska NEA votes to oppose arming teachers

Alaska NEA votes to oppose arming teachers

Wuerth, who describes himself as an educator, activist, and writer, was among the teachers who marched with students...

04/12/2018 | Must Read Alaska | Civic Engagement

REPORT: Milwaukee School Discipline Guidelines Disproportionately Target Black and Latinx Students

Despite costing millions of dollars, punitive student discipline strategies implemented by the Milwaukee Police...

04/12/2018 | Colorlines | Organizing for Education Justice

Black Students in Milwaukee Are Demanding Change to Racist Discipline In Public Schools

A report released Tuesday by the Center for Popular Democracy and the Milwaukee youth group Leaders Igniting...

04/11/2018 | The Intercept | Organizing for Education Justice
04/10/2018 | Published by: ReWire News
04/10/2018

Cash Bail Fuels the Prison Industrial Complex. But We Can Stop It.

Cash Bail Fuels the Prison Industrial Complex. But We Can Stop It.

From 2015 to 2018, the homeless population in Los Angeles rose from less than 29,000 to 59,000. Many of those homeless...

04/10/2018 | ReWire News | Racial Justice
04/5/2018 | Published by: New York Daily News
04/5/2018

NYC students rally for more guidance counselors, fewer cops

NYC students rally for more guidance counselors, fewer cops

City students called for more guidance counselors and fewer police in public schools at a spirited rally on the steps...

04/5/2018 | New York Daily News | Organizing for Education Justice

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