2021 Year in Review

Year in Review: The Impact Food Has On Us Beyond Our Bodies
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Year in Review: The Impact Food Has On Us Beyond Our Bodies

Food is a cornerstone of culture, and our ability to access healthy food and decide what we consume is rooted in the same inequities that other industries face.

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Year In Review: Reckoning With America’s Violent History of Land Ownership
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Year In Review: Reckoning With America’s Violent History of Land Ownership

Whether it’s a question of sovereignty, preservation, or spirituality, there’s much to unpack with the U.S.’s legacy of land ownership.

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Year in Review: How Patriotism and Revisionist History Shapes America
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Year in Review: How Patriotism and Revisionist History Shapes America

For many marginalized communities in America, being patriotic means ignoring a history of violence and oppression that continues to this day.

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Year in Review: Envisioning a Better Future for the Education System
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Year in Review: Envisioning a Better Future for the Education System

Each school year presents an opportunity to reimagine the education system in ways proven to work and ways we know will benefit the students.

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Year in Review: Employees Are Redefining Work and Labor
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Year in Review: Employees Are Redefining Work and Labor

Discussions about privilege and oppression often leave out the world of work and wealth: who makes it, who keeps it, and who dies from its absence.

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Year in Review: What Does It Mean to Be an Ally?
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Year in Review: What Does It Mean to Be an Ally?

This year, allyship had its moment and was even named word of the year by Dictionary.com. But what does it mean to be an ally?

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Year in Review: How Can We Make ‘Justice for All’ A Reality?
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Year in Review: How Can We Make ‘Justice for All’ A Reality?

It’s been over a year since one of the largest movements in U.S. history, yet the American justice system is far from being reformed.

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Year in Review: Unraveling the Myth of the Perfect Immigrant
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Year in Review: Unraveling the Myth of the Perfect Immigrant

As we enter a season of holidays created from migration, displacement, and shelter, there is no better time than now to recenter immigration justice.

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Year in Review: Reshaping a Healthcare System in Disrepair
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Year in Review: Reshaping a Healthcare System in Disrepair

Healthcare issues were a major topic in 2021, causing communities around the U.S. to demand action to fix these inequities in the healthcare system.

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