There are many ways we can individually and collectively stand up for justice, equity, and freedom for all. We offer you these ideas and resources as ways to help empower you in contributing to systemic change, particularly in support of rectifying racial injustices:
Express Your Voice:
What do you want to say to share your solidarity and commitment to change?
Use this worksheet to explore different options of what feels right for you. If it’s safe to do so, you can use your ideas on larger signs to hold at protests or display in your window. You can also use them to create social media posts supporting this movement for change.
Special presentation by trauma-informed empathy coach Tony Scruggs on our Facebook Page:
It’s TRICK-e: Transforming Racism into Connection & Kindness, empathically (a brief intro)
Support Racial Justice Organizations:
Community Healing Network: Emotional Emancipation Circles
Mobilizes Black people across the African Diaspora to heal from the trauma caused by centuries of anti-Black racism, to free ourselves of toxic stereotypes, and to reclaim our dignity and humanity as people of African ancestry.
@chnworld | facebook.com/CHNWorld.Inc
Black Lives Matter
Commits to struggling together and to imagining and creating a world free of anti-Blackness, where every Black person has the social, economic, and political power to thrive.
@blklivesmatter | facebook.com/BlackLivesMatter
Find & support your local chapter
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans.
@naacp_ldf | facebook.com/naacpldf
Dignity and Power Now
Works to build a Black and Brown led abolitionist movement rooted in community power towards the goal of achieving transformative justice and healing justice for all incarcerated people, their families, and communities.
@dignityandpowernow | facebook.com/dignityandpowernow
Contact Your Representatives: