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Dignity in Schools Campaign Statement on Anti-Black Violence and Education Justice 7/10/2020

New York, NY — Exacerbated by the global COVID-19 pandemic, we are starkly reminded that Black people have endured varying progressions of state-sponsored terrorism for centuries. Many classrooms across the United States are microcosms of that history overlaid…

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Organizers in Madison, Oakland and Other Cities Celebrate Historic Victories as Communities ask #WhoGotNext for #PoliceFreeSchools Across the Nation 6/30/2020

New York, NY -- The movement for #DefundingThePolice and #PoliceFreeSchools continues to gain traction and secure wins nationwide! We celebrate historic victories in Oakland with Black Organizing Project (B.O.P.), Denver with Padres & Jóvenes Unidos, Madison with Freedom Inc. and…

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Youth and Parents Across the Country Call for #CounselorsNotCops #PoliceFreeSchools 6/19/2020

Dignity in Schools Campaign members have been fighting for years to end the criminalization of students and dismantle the school-to-prison pipeline. As the movement to #DefundPolice grows across the country, join us in supporting youth, parents, educators and advocates in…

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