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Up + Rising

Winter Breeanne: "To merely exist in this world requires immense labour"

The youth organiser says it's time to reimagine liberation.
Winter Breeanne
4 hours ago
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Ian Isiah: "The driver is always the groove"

In conversation with Chromeo's David Macklovitch and Patrick Gemayel, who produced Ian's 'funk album' AUNTIE.
Ian Isiah
21 hours ago
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Wynta-Amor Rogers: "No matter the colour of our skin, we are one"

She's the 7-year-old Back Lives Matter protester who captured the hearts of the world with her impassioned speech at a New York march this summer. This is her message to you.
Wynta-Amor Rogers
a day ago
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Raquel Willis: "We must lean into a radical reimagination of ourselves"

The transgender activist, writer and founder of Black Trans Circles shares a manifesto for these complex times.
Raquel Willis
a day ago
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Patia Borja: "Sometimes we want to laugh rather than Instagram be a triggering thing"

The creator of @patiasfantasyworld and that infamous database of BLM-related resources discusses the state of our world, performative activism and learning to organise IRL.
Moya Lothian-McLean
a day ago
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Alexa Chanelle Achille: "The universe is asking what do we, the people, want?"

Imagining a society in which everyone is allowed to live a dignified life.
Alexa Chanelle Achille
a day ago
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Jason Rembert: "My voice is greater when I listen"

The stylist and Aliette NY designer on joy, love, mistakes and responsibility.
Jason Rembert
a day ago
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Chiké Okonkwo: "The future for Black people is in our ability to be as one"

The British actor on using your energy to power change.
Chiké Okonkwo
a day ago
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Carlos G. Rosario: "I want us to remember how to scream, shake and cry"

The Bronx-based multidimensional healer and organiser shares his hopes for the world.
Carlos G. Rosario
a day ago
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Aurora James: "What will you do with your one big, great, beautiful life?"

The creative director and founder of Brooklyn's Brother Vellies wants freedom and happiness, for all of you.
Aurora James
a day ago
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Jon Gray: "Food apartheid has harmed Black and Brown people for generations"

The co-founder of Ghetto Gastro shares his manifesto for change.
Jon Gray
a day ago
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Joseph Cuillier : "When we put into place the systems that liberates Black women, that will liberate us all."

Artist Joseph Cuillier shares his nine point manifesto for 2020.
Joseph Cullier
a day ago
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