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Direct giving is our legacy. Ignoring that legacy is anti-Black

I come from folks who believe in direct giving and show it. Folks who give hugs and offer handshakes in order to exchange money discreetly.

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“Allyship fatigue” is an insult to Black folks who never get to rest

"Allyship fatigue" really feels like an unnecessary term to coin and utilize, especially right now. It seems like yet another way of coddling white people.

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Our calls to action against anti-Black state violence cannot be ableist

We must center the most marginalized amongst us. Our movement will not succeed if we are ableist. Black Disabled Lives Matter.

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Police brutality does not end because of a pandemic, it is made worse by it

As global protests emerge to defund police, those most impacted by these conditions are being blamed for protesting their existence in the first place.

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BYP x AirGo

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  • AirGo is back for our second episode in front of a live audience! This time, we’re excited to launch our #BYPSpotlight, a collaboration with Black Youth Project, a... more

  • Black Youth Project joins forces with Chicago podcast, AIRGO, for a year-long series featuring our favorite Black academics and activists. Stay tuned for a new episode... more

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