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7 Social Justice Tumblr Blogs That Will Actually Teach You Something

“ Ruega por Ella You are a Latina breaking concrete like the trunk of a tree A child baptized in La Virgin Guadalupe’s blood led to love the blonde Barbie on TV shushed to speak of...

Today I am heartbroken. Today I am angry. I’m at a loss for words, so let this speak for its self. Scars and Stripes. Artist: Wes James (http://wildwesjames.tumblr.com/post/103595013530/wildwesjames-today-i-am-heartbroken-today-i)

So You Want to Wear a Safety Pin Part 2: Is it Really About Your Feelings?

So You Want to Wear a Safety Pin Part 2: Is it Really About Your Feelings? No it is not. It isn’t about your feelings. In case you were wondering and a lot of you were. Before I get all the way into this, let me welcome my new readers. Welcome new readers. I post in…

A Flowchart For People Who Get Defensive When Talking About Racism

If you've ever felt defensive or hurt when your non-white friends have talked about racism, this flowchart's for you.

An uneasy peace in Ferguson

Tightly documented telling of events in Ferguson, Missouri following the police killing of an unarmed 18 year old, Mike Brown.

A Pew Map Shows That Minorities Became the Majority in 78 U.S. Counties from 2000 to 2013 - CityLab

California governor Jerry Brown signs legislation to protect seniors in assisted living facilities

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed ten of 14 bills designed to address what some say is a crisis of care in assisted living facilities across the state.

The theme for our fall issue of Rethinking Schools is Race and Place—teachers explore the context for today's foreclosure and homelessness crises, and answer the question: Why don't black and brown people in the United States have more inherited wealth?