Announces two new art grants for Black students. One is for students using visual art to further a protest or social change; the application deadline is August 31, 2020. The other is for students pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in studio art; the application deadline is September 15, 2020. “We’re thrilled to support Black artists,” says the CEO of Bold.org.
On June 19, 1865—two and a half years after the Emancipation Proclamation—the last enslaved people in the United States learned that they were free. Learn more about this momentous occasion from Lonnie Bunch III, founding director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is to secure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights in order to eliminate race-based discrimination and ensure the health and well-being of all persons.
We can live in a world where the police don't kill people by limiting police interventions, improving community interactions, and ensuring accountability.
There are more of us who support equity and justice than who oppose it. Join a community of learners, builders, and activists to create solutions to advance equity and justice in America.
Online article about 75 things white people can do for racial justice.
The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture seeks to understand American history through the lens of the African American experience.