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When White Happens: Gentrification, Drug Dealing, and the American DreamMarch 15th, 2014

When White Happens: Gentrification, Drug Dealing, and the American Dream March 11, 2014 By JLove Calderon and David Leonard Was film maker Spike Lee right or wrong when he addressed the issue of gentrification? Below is another insightful article from authors, educators and racial justice activists JLove Calderon and David Leonard that tackle this question […]

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Justice for Trayvon Action KitJuly 19th, 2013

Justice for Trayvon Action Kit

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Comprehensive Immigration Reform Toolkit from SURJJune 20th, 2013

Comprehensive Immigration Reform Toolkit Issue at Hand Poster from obeygiant.com There are 11 million people living in the United States without legal status. In early 2013, a group of biparistan U.S. Senator, also know as the “Gang of Eight,” introduced the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013 (S.744) , a comprehensive […]

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New Tour! Crossing Borders!January 31st, 2013

Crossing Borders Tour 2013 As the debate rages on about immigration, racial identity, white privilege, capitalism, and the prison industrial complex, resilient youth, particularly youth of color, are looking for creative ways to bring their communities together, and occupy their minds with new ideas and strategies for action. This generations is more proactive, innovative and […]

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Week #5 Get Out the Vote/Protect the Vote ToolkitNovember 5th, 2012

  No Room 4 Racism Action Toolkit Dear Friends,Thanks to everyone who participated in the the No Room 4 Racism campaign so far this month. The response continues to be fantastic!  Over 50 organizations and individuals have signed up to be part of the campaign.  If you haven’t signed up yet please do by clicking here. […]

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Week #3: Injustice in the Criminal “Justice” System Action ToolkitOctober 25th, 2012

Join the effort to engage more people to work for racial justice No Room 4 Racism Action Toolkit Dear Friend, We are now entering our third week of our month long campaign, No Room for Racism. The response continues to be amazing. More groups and individuals are taking action to make their voice heard. If you […]

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Week #2 Immigration No Room 4 Racism Toolkit!October 16th, 2012

http://www.showingupforracialjustice.org/archives/1415.   No Room 4 Racism Action Toolkit Dear friends,Thanks to everyone who participated in the launch of the No Room for Racism campaign last week! We had a great response. 30 organizations or individuals have signed up to be part of the campaign. If you haven’t signed up yet please do by clicking here.Check out […]

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Showing Up For Racial JusticeOctober 7th, 2012

SURJ AND THE ELECTIONS EDUCATION ACTION TOOLKIT CAMPAIGN: NO ROOM FOR RACISM Who isn’t tired of the barrage of negative assumptions, assertions and allusions to people and communities of color in this presidential election season? We at SURJ want to re-focus this campaign on the real issues that matter to us—education, the economy, immigration—not the […]

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Black Writers Conference at Medgar EversOctober 3rd, 2012

What a hot panel! I hope you get some gems…I know I did! We don’t all agree, but that’s what makes a good panel, right?

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Publishers Weekly ArticleSeptember 17th, 2012

JLove Calderon: Author, Activist, White Girl Self-Publishing By Calvin Reid May 28, 2012 Jennifer Calderon’s panelist bio at the recent National Black Writers Conference at Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn, N.Y., said she was “a white woman, an author, activist, and social entrepreneur”—not your usual conference introduction. But Calderon, better known to the hip-hop community […]

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Author, educator, and producer of film and television, JLove Calderón has worked passionately on social justice, race and gender issues for the last 16 years. In settings that range from hip-hop ciphers to the college classroom, JLove is widely respected for her advocacy of “truth, love, and freedom” as guiding principles to inspire dialogue and action toward liberation for all people and the planet.

To download JLove’s Bio, click here.

To download JLove’s Lecture Topics, click here.

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