Posts Tagged: Social Justice


The Words of Martin Luther King Jr. Reverberate in a Tumultuous Time

Looking back at Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” speech, the words still ring true in today’s world. Reflecting on the words from King’s historic speech and the title of his last book, “Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community?” College professors, reverends, and filmmakers look at King’s words and find the parallels… Read more »

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NFL Committing to $250M to Social Justice Efforts

After being called out by Celebrities like Snoop Dog, the majority of Americans and some of the NLF players themselves, the NFL has just confirmed that the league has committed $250 million to social justice causes. The pledge is an extension of the league’s commitment to with The Player’s Coalition to “combat systemic racism and… Read more »

John Legend Works to Increase Jobs for the Formerly Incarcerated

Star singer John Legend has stepped up for people with criminal backgrounds to make sure that get more job opportunities. FORBES reports that Legend’s initiative FreeAmerica, which targets criminal justice reform has been working in conjunction with Unlocked Futures and New Profit for the past two years, making entrepreneurs who have first hand knowledge of the impacts of the… Read more »