February 14, 2014
On Valentine’s Day, Jordan Downs residents, and housing, health & environmental advocates, will hold a press conference to call on Governor Brown of California, to intervene in the Jordan Downs... Keep reading »
January 16, 2014
Press contact: Sergio Rozalén (ESCR-Net) srozalen@escr-net.org t: 1-212-681-1236 For immediate release. New York, January 16. National Economic and Social Rights Initiative (NESRI) and the... Keep reading »
January 7, 2014
"All the People Need Health & Dignity" Group of 100 People from Across Vermont Demonstrate Commitment to Health & Dignity Plan for 2014 on First Day of Legislative Session (MONTPELIER,... Keep reading »
November 13, 2013
The human rights movement has lost a powerful leader in Peg Franzen, former President of the Vermont Workers' Center . Ms. Franzen exemplified the power of people to effect real change in the world... Keep reading »
June 7, 2013
Students, Parents and Teachers Rally and Testify at NYC DOE Hearing on Discipline Code; Demand Changes to Reduce Suspensions and Racial Disparities June 6, 2013 – Today members of the Dignity in... Keep reading »
June 3, 2013
June 3, 2013 — The number of arrests and tickets issued in New York City public schools continued to decline during the first quarter of 2013, according to data released today by the Dignity in... Keep reading »
April 12, 2013
Mayoral Candidate John Liu, UFT President Michael Mulgrew, Elected Officials and Students Demand End to Racial Disparities in School Suspensions and Arrests Amid Growing Outrage Against Mayor... Keep reading »
March 4, 2013
Calls for Congress to Implement Positive Approaches in Response to Gun Violence and Address the Impact of School Safety Policies on Youth of Color Washington, DC - On Monday, March 4 at 4pm a... Keep reading »
February 28, 2013
Social Justice Initiatives Visitor Catherine Albisa '89 Explains How Natural Disasters Can Highlight the Continuing Plight of Underserved Communities Keep reading »
January 10, 2013
(MONTPELIER, Vermont) – Three hundred members of the Put People First movement packed an overflowing State House room yesterday to send one unified message to legislators: the people are leading the... Keep reading »

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