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Housing justice for Tampa families When Palm Communities LLC took over management of the Holly Court Apartments in Tampa, Florida, and attempted to unfairly evict families with long-term leases earlier this year, Color Of Change mobilized. The leasing company was flooded with calls, text messages and petitions from COC members demanding that tenants be kept […]

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Welcome to COC’s newest board member — Dr. Safiya U. Noble

We welcome Dr. Safiya U. Noble, an internet studies scholar and professor of gender studies and African American studies at UCLA, to the Color Of Change Board of Directors. Dr. Noble, co-founder and co-director of the UCLA Center for Critical Internet Inquiry, joined the COC board in June 2022. She is the best-selling author of […]

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Black history takes center stage at Color Of Change Children’s Carnivals

Lessons for back to school Black history always has been American history.  And Color Of Change is determined to fight right-wing forces that seek to separate Black history from American history and to demonize award-winning writers like Toni Morrison who tell Black stories. Unfortunately, as thousands of students return to schools this fall, they will […]

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Re-Envisioning the Roles of Prosecutors and Attorneys General to Make the Justice System Work for Everyone

Arisha Hatch & Terri Gerstein look at how we’re pushing pushing prosecutors to embrace agenda aimed at reforming and fixing our criminal justice system, and collaborating with attorneys general to protect working people.

Their full piece is available in the Stanford Social Innovation Review at https://ssir.org/articles/entry/re_envisioning_the_roles_of_prosecutors_and_attorneys_general_to_make_the_justice_system_work_for_everyone

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AUDIO INTERVIEW: Rashad Robinson Discusses a Study on Crime TV and Racism

Rashad is interviewed on Sirius Radio’sthe Madison Show. He’d heard that judges have begun directing juries to disregard what they see on TV when it comes to the law …. so Color Of Change started to investigate what kinds of misinformation we get from crime shows.

The full show is up at https://soundcloud.com/siriusxm-news-issues/rashad-robinson-discusses-a-study-on-crime-tv-and-racism

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How The News Media Distorts Black Families

The news media must help the public understand the systemic barriers that impede well-being for so many families and the policies that could improve them. The time for the media industry to reckon with how it covers families is long overdue. …

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Children In Need Nationwide to See A Wrinkle In Time for Free Through Community-Driven “Give A Child The Universe” Initiative From Color Of Change and AMC Theatres

Leawood, Kan. (February 23, 2018) — Moviegoers of all ages anxiously await the newest blockbuster adaptation from Disney, A WRINKLE IN TIME, directed by award-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay. In advance of the movie’s opening, Color Of Change and AMC Theatres® are proud to announce the Give A Child The Universe initiative, powered by people and local communities, and […]

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Defend Black History Summit

Saturday, March 9, 2024, in Charlotte, North Carolina

Join Color Of Change and The National Education Association in Charlotte, NC for the Defend Black History Summit to collectively build power and protect the quality of education in our schools.