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How The 2005 and 2018 St. Cloud Community Policing Agreements Are Different

The St. Cloud Police Department and community organizations signed a new Community Policing Agreement Thursday afternoon, the first revamp since its creation in 2005. The action was a significant step in the history of the agreement, but there were few drastic differences between the two documents. Among the most visible differences is the name. The 2005 agreement Read more…

Rest In Power

In memoriam, we revisit the Foundation’s calls for action and for reflection on the anniversary of the 2012 murder of Trayvon Martin. http://bit.ly/2BSPHbJ | http://bit.ly/2CJRkFo

Wisconsin Assembly Ends Session Without Passing Anti-Sanctuary Hate Bill

“This victory is a testament to the strength and courage of Latinxs and immigrants in Wisocnsin,” said Chriistine Neumann-Ortiz, Executive Director of Voces de la Frontera. We held 8 community forums statewide where our members voted to mobilize for a two-day statewide general strike if this bill moved forward. We organized four statewide days of Read more…

Suspensions of Black Students on the Increase in San Francisco | KQED

said Neva Walker, executive director of Coleman Advocates for Children and Youth, a nonprofit that advocates for equitable public schools. The suspension rate of black students in the San Francisco Unified School District increased last year during the fall semester for the first time since the district began a restorative practices program and adopted a Read more…