“Racism Is…” Campaign – A Way For YOU to Join the Fight Racism Now Event on March 21!

How can you be a part? On March 21st give a voice to your experiences with racism on facebook, twitter and social media. Change your facebook cover photos or profile pictures and flood social media with photos of yourself or others letting the world know what racism is to you.
Take your “Racism Is…” signs to public locations to be seen by those who would otherwise turn a blind eye to the subject. Continue reading

UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Rally March 21@ 4:30 PM ET

On the UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Now, on Friday March 21, there will be a rally at 4:30 PM in the Ralph J Bunche Park across the street from the UN. The rally is part of a global call to put anti-racism on the political agenda, ”Fight Racism Now: Action Speaks Louder than Words”. On the same day there will be rallies around the same call in 14 countries across the world – from Buenos Aires in the south to, New York in the west, Cyprus in the east and Stockholm, Sweden, in the north. Continue reading

Fight Racism Now – A Global Effort to Put Anti-Racism on the Political Agenda. Stand Up 21 March 2014!

FIGHT RACISM NOW!
MARCH 21 @ 4:30 PM ET – Ralph Bunche Park
It is high time for anti-racism to become an integral part of US politics and for the US to live up to its commitment to the International Convention for the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD). Continue reading