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This past weekend, New Yorkers organized for more investment on child care, at least $50 billion

by Sharisse Tracey

…it seems as if elected officials see child care as not essential. Why is child care an important issue for people? Andre Farrell: There are many reasons why child care

Florida Parents Distressed About School Reopening

by Topacio Marrero

…aren’t being offered in many of our counties right now due to covid. The state needs to offer incentives and subsidies for child care workers and child care facilities. National…

How the murder of George Floyd has given rebirth to our nation

by Sharisse Tracey

…health, domestic violence and homelssness. Money could be used to fund schools, child care, hospitals and food security programs. ALL of these increase safety. In New York state, where I…

Americans Are Ready to Make Housing for All a Reality

by Darryl Lorenzo Wellington

…solutions that have been implemented by Congress and statehouses reveal the severity of America’s underlying issues with food insecurity, child care and housing. The congressional CARES ACT enacted at the…

End the militarization of police and use of force against people, just like Barr wrongly did

by Community Change Action

…early childhood education to all children and other critical investments in our communities that dismantle the oppressive system that exists. Black people have borne the brunt of racist laws and…

Afro-Dominicans Dismantling Anti-Blackness

by Topacio Marrero

…her about the connection to our ancestors and Black pride. Even as a child, she understands that no one has the right to mistreat others based on the color of…

A Letter to My Daughter: Dear Baby Girl, It’s Okay to Feel Scared Right Now

by Topacio Marrero

…feel fearful. As a parent, the last thing you ever want is for your child to live in fear. This is the open letter I wrote for my daughter.  …

Families are hungry now, extending SNAP is critical to face food insecurity

by Sharisse Tracey

…for additional SNAP benefits. In June 2020, around 16 percent of households with children reported that their children were not eating enough over the last week due to a lack…

Becoming Civically Engaged

by Topacio Marrero

…getting more involved in their children’s school. I’m working to help the school become more community-based, a place parents can come more often and get connected with the services and…

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