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Actions you can take right now. 
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Act

Every action we take to disrupt or remedy the effects of systemic racism is helpful.  We aim for The Black New Deal to inspire sweeping future reforms, as well as to connect you to things you can do today.  Sign the Contract with Black America, then check out other actions below.

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Show Up
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Speak Up
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Engage Politicians

We know that it can be difficult to figure out how to engage the labyrinth we call the American political system.  But if we don't engage, significant change is unlikely to occur.  Follow the link below to see our playbook for engaging the political process in a way that matches the amount of time and passion that you have today.

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Engage the Forum
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Contribute & Donate

We've curated some of the top nonprofits committed to ending systemic racism, and directly supporting communities of color that are in need.  Click on each below to donate or learn more.

Black Empowerment Fund
The Justice Collaborative

ACLU

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ACLU About

"The ACLU dares to create a more perfect union — beyond one person, party, or side. Our mission is to realize this promise of the United States Constitution for all and expand the reach of its guarantees."

Black Lives Matter

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Black Lives Matter (BLM) About

"A Global Network that builds power to bring justice, healing, and freedom to Black people across the globe."

Color of Change

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Color of Change About

"We help people respond effectively to injustice in the world around us. As a national online force driven by 1.7 million members, we move decision-makers in corporations and government to create a more human and less hostile world for Black people in America."

The Equal Justice Initiative

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Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) About

"Committed to ending mass incarceration and excessive punishment in the United States, to challenging racial and economic injustice, and to protecting basic human rights for the most vulnerable people in American society.."

The Loveland Foundation

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Loveland Foundation About

"Committed to showing up for communities of color in unique and powerful ways, with a particular focus on Black women and girls."

NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund 

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NAACP LDF About

"America’s premier legal organization fighting for racial justice. Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, LDF seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans