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CNC's blog Imagine2050 features updates on organized racism in the United States; investigative reporting; and candid conversations about race, immigration, and identity. CNC also collaborates with artists to promote cultural resistance through showcases, events, digital productions, and more.
There Goes the Neighborhood is a weekly series from Imagine 2050 staff highlighting upcoming nativist events. This week, nativists groups in Montana, California, Oregon, and Texas hold their first events of the year. On Saturday, January 14, local chapters of anti-Muslim grassroots group ACT for America will hold events in Kalispell, Montana and Corona, California. In Montana, […]
From a civil rights perspective, President-elect Donald Trump is preparing to assemble one of the most dangerous administrations in recent history. That process takes a step forward today as the Senate Judiciary Committee begins confirmation hearings for Attorney General nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL). In his 20 years in Congress, Sessions has stridently opposed inclusive policies […]
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As the confirmation hearings for Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL), Donald Trump’s pick for Attorney General, begin today, Imagine 2050 has rounded up seven important reads (along with quotes from each) on Sessions’ record on racial justice. By now, most of us have heard of Sessions’ approving jokes about the KKK and his shocking dismissal of the ACLU […]
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