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Why Act Now?
“And I realized finally, that it wasn’t somebody else’s problem, that it was my problem, too. By being a bystander and not taking action, I was part of the problem.”
" 'We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all people are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness' ... They wrote these ideals down and it has inspired people the world, but we are NOT living it, we HAVEN'T lived it, we've NEVER lived it.... I want to be part of that possibility that was stated 244 years ago."
Listen & Learn...
ASK ALEXIS is an Educator who is part of our Act Now with RU team. In this video, she provides powerful insight into micro-agressions; What they are; and, How they impact BIPOC individuals. (Black, Indigenous, People of Color)
A Time to Heal
In our Act Now with RU Initiative we understand that NOW is the time to create an awareness of how racism came to be and how deeply connected it is to unresolved trauma in our nation. In this video, you will learn about 2 life-changing books that tackle the issue of trauma and get right to the heart of what ails us and we can heal.