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Halloween is Not an Excuse to be Racist
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Halloween is Not an Excuse to be Racist

Halloween is culturally a time when many people wear costumes that include blackface or cultural appropriation, in addition to other oppressive or racially charged attire.

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Why Empathy is Important for Social Change
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Why Empathy is Important for Social Change

Learn how addressing social and racial injustices requires moving beyond self-centeredness and becoming more empathetic.

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Identifying Your Role in the Movement
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Identifying Your Role in the Movement

There are many domestic and global issues calling for our attention, and it might be hard to know where to start. But when we can identify how we can help, the path towards change might become easier.

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Staying Safe from Police Munitions While Protesting
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Staying Safe from Police Munitions While Protesting

Learn how to reduce harm during protests by understanding and preparing for police riot control weapons. 

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Creating Change with Effective Protest Tactics, Strategies, and Goals
A crowd of protestors with array of Black Lives Matter signs, stand behind a metal barricade.

Creating Change with Effective Protest Tactics, Strategies, and Goals

For effective action in social movements, activists must apply strong protest tactics like economic or political pressure on decision-makers.

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A Harm Reduction Guide for Safer Substance Use
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A Harm Reduction Guide for Safer Substance Use

Being knowledgeable about safe drug use is vital, even if you don’t use drugs, since the stigmatization of substance use has deadly outcomes.

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Protesting 101: The ARD Guide to Staying Safe in the Streets
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Protesting 101: The ARD Guide to Staying Safe in the Streets

As abortion bans, inflation, and incidences of police brutality occur, the need to protest remains urgent. Here are a few tips for protesting safely this summer.

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Anti-Trans Tracker: What’s Going On and How Can You Help
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Anti-Trans Tracker: What’s Going On and How Can You Help

The trans community across the U.S. faces an onslaught of violent state legislation. Here’s a state-by-state guide on anti-trans bills in the U.S. and how you can help those fighting for trans rights.

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Have Tough Conversations
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Have Tough Conversations

If you’re heading into the holidays expecting some tough conversations, here are some resources to help you through.

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