ACLU REPORT: Billions of Dollars Wasted on Racially Biased Marijuana Arrests







BlackCommentatorThe Black Commentator is an independent weekly internet magazine dedicated to the movement for economic justice, social justice and peace, providing commentary, analysis and investigations on issues affecting African Americans and the African world.


Black Philanthropic Alliance (BPA)

BPA is a network of professionals in philanthropy and nonprofits who identify, manage and influence investments and resources to strengthen and connect the Black community in the Washinton, DC region.


Colorlines is produced by a multiracial team of writers who cover stories from the perspective of community, rather than through the lens of power brokers. Colorlines sees racism as a structural problem, rather than one defined by individual prejudice and is published by theAppliedResearchCenter, a racial justice think tank using media, research, and activism to promote solutions.


Conference on Community Organizing (COMM-ORG)

COMM-ORG brings together theory and practice, and academics and organizers, to advance the craft of community organizing.


National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP)

NCRP promotes philanthropy that serves the public good, is responsive to people and communities with the least wealth and opportunity, and is held accountable to the highest standards of integrity and openness.




RacismReview is intended to provide a credible and reliable source of information for journalists, students and members of the general public who are seeking solid evidence-based research and analysis of “race,” racism, ethnicity, and immigration issues, especially as they undergird and shapeU.S. society within a global setting.



Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ) is a national network of groups and individuals organizing white people for racial justice.  They work to connect people across the country while supporting and collaborating with local and national racial justice organizing efforts. SURJ provides a space to build relationships, skills, and political analysis to act for change.




The CRISIS is the official publication of the NAACP. It is a quarterly journal of civil rights, history, politics, and culture and seeks to educate and challenge its readers about issues that continue to plague African Americans and other communities of color.