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PolicyLink's Angela Glover Blackwell on systemic racism

Demanding racial equity Fighting for a new systemic vision

In this powerful clip, PolicyLink’s Angela Glover Blackwell connects today’s unrelenting cases of police violence to systemic causes, underlining the urgency of systemic solutions. “You, as an individual in this society,” she concludes, “may not carry personal racism. But that does not keep the system from operating in a racist way.”

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We are in a period of breakdown, in which all that is wrong with the current system is now being laid bare. Rather than rebuild what we now clearly see should never have been, we must lead the construction out of this crisis of something new.

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A Q&A on movement building, racial equity, and community wealth with Ronnie Galvin, the new VP of Engaged Practice at The Democracy Collaborative

With Ronnie Galvin joining The Democracy Collaborative as our new Vice President of Engaged Practice, we thought we’d sit down with him for a quick Q&A about the perspective he brings to community wealth building: John Duda, Director of Communications: There’s a lot happening right now to be

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The Democracy Collaborative: 2017 Impact Report

[[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_large”,”fid”:”6708”,”attributes”:{“alt”:”“,”class”:”media-image”,”height”:”480”,”typeof”:”foaf:Image”,”width”:”371”}}]]Our new 2017 Impact Report highlights the work we did in the last year to build community wealth and advance a more democratic economy. It has been an incredible period of growth for The Democracy Collaborative and our projects, including The Next System Project, the Healthcare Anchor Network, and new transatlantic initiatives, especially in partnership with community wealth builders in the UK.

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