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Patrisse Cullors, LA Reform Jails Tackle Mental Health, Mass Incarceration with Mental Health Matters Summit + Day Party

Patrisse Cullors, LA Reform Jails Tackle Mental Health, Mass Incarceration with Mental Health Matters Summit + Day Party

In its commitment to addressing the failures of the prison industrial complex—as it pertains to mental health, drug dependency, chronic homelessness, and other issues—Patrisse Cullors, founder of
Pharrell, Adidas Champion Female Empowerment With 'Now Is Her Time' Collection

Pharrell, Adidas Champion Female Empowerment With 'Now Is Her Time' Collection

Ageless wonder Pharrell Williams and Adidas are joining forces to spread the gospel of female empowerment with “Now Is Her Time,” a new campaign celebrating the fearless women who are revolutionizing
Patrisse Cullors, Reform LA Jails Lead the Charge to Decriminalize Mental Health with #CancelMcCarthyContract Campaign

Patrisse Cullors, Reform LA Jails Lead the Charge to Decriminalize Mental Health with #CancelMcCarthyContract Campaign

For years, activist and community organizer Patrisse Cullors has poured her passion for the people into cofounding movements and coalitions such as Black Lives Matter and Reform LA Jails. But with the
The Killing of Trans Women Is Inseparable from Black Lives Matter

The Killing of Trans Women Is Inseparable from Black Lives Matter

We know of 12 trans people murdered this year. All of them have been Black women.
Power: For Those Who Survive Police Violence, Their Black Lives Matter, Too [Watch]

Power: For Those Who Survive Police Violence, Their Black Lives Matter, Too [Watch]

Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Marie Cullors wears many hats: activist, author, abolitionist, white supremacy slayer. But one role many may not know of Cullors is that of “artist.” Read
Artists Like Damon Davis Are Transforming the Image of Blackness

Artists Like Damon Davis Are Transforming the Image of Blackness

We talk with Patrisse Cullors-Bignac and Damon Davis about black art becoming more than trauma and struggle.
Gloria Steinem says these are the best guidelines for difficult conversations

Gloria Steinem says these are the best guidelines for difficult conversations

Gloria Steinem is one of the most legendary social-justice organizers and writers in American history. Having fought at the forefront of the women’s movement since…
The First-Year Experience as an identity politics cottage industry

The First-Year Experience as an identity politics cottage industry

"The most important thing I can do as a white man is listen, listen, listen..." The post The First-Year Experience as an identity politics cottage industry appeared first on Hot Air.
Ava DuVernay, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Janelle Monáe and More Join Call for Justice for Slain Afro-Brazilian Activist

Ava DuVernay, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Janelle Monáe and More Join Call for Justice for Slain Afro-Brazilian Activist

More than two weeks after the assassination of Marielle Franco, an Afro-Brazilian politician who had staunchly advocated against police violence, grim details have emerged around her death.Read
About that T-Mobile ad and the gender pay gap

About that T-Mobile ad and the gender pay gap

"...the truth lacks a lobby." The post About that T-Mobile ad and the gender pay gap appeared first on Hot Air.
Patrisse Cullors: Nearly six years ago Trayvon Martin was murdered ‘in cold blood’

Patrisse Cullors: Nearly six years ago Trayvon Martin was murdered ‘in cold blood’

"...a white vigilante would be empowered by his own racist beliefs" The post Patrisse Cullors: Nearly six years ago Trayvon Martin was murdered ‘in cold blood’ appeared first on Hot Air.
Activist Patrisse Cullors sets the record straight about Black Lives Matter in new book

Activist Patrisse Cullors sets the record straight about Black Lives Matter in new book

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. Patrisse Cullors — activist,
Watch: Patrisse Khan-Cullors on Being Under Extreme Surveillance

Watch: Patrisse Khan-Cullors on Being Under Extreme Surveillance

As an activist, Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Khan-Cullors says that her home was first raided by Los Angeles police in 2013. “Surveillance tactics have been used against me,” Khan-Cullors
Habari Gani?! Ujima! Patrisse Khan-Cullors Reflected Collective Work and Responsibility in 2017

Habari Gani?! Ujima! Patrisse Khan-Cullors Reflected Collective Work and Responsibility in 2017

This year, for each day of Kwanzaa, The Root is highlighting one person from the community who exemplifies the principle of the day. Read more...
This Video Shows How Truly Pathetic the Boston Nazi March Was

This Video Shows How Truly Pathetic the Boston Nazi March Was

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but sometimes a video is worth a thousand laughs. Read more...