##BlackLivesMatter

  • Article: 8 Massive Moments Hashtag Activism Really, Really Worked
    Citizenship

    8 Massive Moments Hashtag Activism Really, Really Worked

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 23, 2017

    Today, the hashtag turns 10. Let’s look back on how it’s changed the world for the better. Read more

  • Article: Lupita Nyong’o, Gabby Douglas Spotlight Women’s Activism at Apollo Theater
    Girls & Women

    Lupita Nyong’o, Gabby Douglas Spotlight Women’s Activism at Apollo Theater

    By Meghan Werft|May 10, 2017

    “People want to do more.” -Tamika Mallory, co-chair of Women’s March. Read more

  • Article: What Black Lives Matter and the Global Goals Have in Common
    Citizenship

    What Black Lives Matter and the Global Goals Have in Common

    By Daniele Selby|July 27, 2016

    “Black lives matter” is not a step away from “all lives matter,” but a step toward it. Read more

  • Article: 3 Police Officers Killed in Baton Rouge; Calls for Peace Continue
    Citizenship

    3 Police Officers Killed in Baton Rouge; Calls for Peace Continue

    By Meghan Werft|July 18, 2016

    “Everyone needs to be together, not apart.” - Cameron Sterling, Alton’s son. Read more

  • Article: 10 Powerful Quotes on Race, Unity From Obama This Week
    Citizenship

    10 Powerful Quotes on Race, Unity From Obama This Week

    By Meghan Werft|July 15, 2016

    I believe our righteous anger can be transformed into more justice and more peace.” Read more

  • Article: This Baton Rouge Protest Photo Shows Power of Peaceful Resistance
    Citizenship

    This Baton Rouge Protest Photo Shows Power of Peaceful Resistance

    By Dean Bowen|July 11, 2016

    In a week of extraordinary violence this image reminds of us of the power of peace Read more

  • Article: 5 Peaceful Protests That Led to Change
    Citizenship

    5 Peaceful Protests That Led to Change

    By Meghan Werft|July 8, 2016

    “Nonviolence is an intensely active force when properly understood and used.” – Mohandas Gandhi Read more

  • Article: 5 police officers killed in Dallas as US mourns deaths of black men
    Citizenship

    5 police officers killed in Dallas as US mourns deaths of black men

    July 8, 2016

    People protest across the US after two black men are killed by police in separate incidents. Read more