Some say America is experiencing a whitelash against black self-determination and power…that Trumpism would never be possible without the Presidency of Barack Obama. The proverb states that until the lions have their own storytellers, the history of the hunt will glorify the hunter. The power of story, history and propaganda are demonstrated in films such … Continue reading Pilgrim Foot and Knee
With you, we have built a uniquely Connecticut movement for racial justice, rooted in faith and conscience. We are bold and honored to be connected to both national and international movements for black lives -- and movements for social justice for marginalized and oppressed people. At the head of 2017, we take a look back. … Continue reading 2016: the Year in Review
December 7, 2016 Moral Monday CT stands in solidarity with the host of others from across the country who have expressed concern, frustration and outrage at the news of the mistrial declared in the court case against Michael Slager, the former North Charleston, South Carolina police officer who shot and killed Walter Scott, black and … Continue reading Statement Regarding Mistrial in Walter Scott Case
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A Prayer to Revive Connecticut’s Democracy Come, ancestors and descendants, Let us seek justice. Let us restore our streets. Let us love mercy. Let us repair the breach. Come, persons from all faiths and none. Let us walk humbly with the Holy One of many names. FORWARD TOGETHER, NOT ONE STEP BACK! (Adapted from Rev. … Continue reading Three Steps Toward a More Perfect Union