As the tides of oppression consume us, we have internally and externally organized against them. This fight has become our way of being and thinking. In this, we must imagine long-term change and prepare for the possibility of burning out ourselves. How do we sustainably do the work and survive the impact? Below […]
The stakes for this election have never been higher. With the outbreak of COVID-19 and amidst a nationwide civil rights reckoning, we need strong candidates who can meet this moment and work with us to fight for the rights and resources of our community and Black and Indigenous communities of color.
Black organizations are leading the fight for Black lives and liberation, as they have for years, decades, and centuries. If we want to see real change in this moment, we must rise up with them.
One way we can do that is by supporting Black-led organizations working on the ground to build a better […]
A statement from APANO and APANO Communities United Fund boards follows below.
Executive Director statement
June 22, 2020
As I write this memo, the world wrestles with two major crises: COVID-19 and the global response to anti-Black racism. The common denominator of both is the push for justice. Amidst this period of uncertainty […]