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Two CUNY Schools Launch National Institute For Social Justice Leadership Two colleges of the City University of New York (CUNY) have launched a new institute to train and support social justice leaders nationally. The Institute responds to growing demand for…

Meet The Women Behind Leadership for Democracy and Social Justice. In 1908, a large group of women organized a march to demand equal rights, better pay, and a 10-hour daily shift in New York City. A year later, on February…

Read the original essay at the Chronicle of Philanthropy. By Deepak Bhargava and Gara LaMarche | MAY 17, 2021 The United States faces massive linked crises of spiraling economic inequality, structural racism, climate change, and authoritarian threats to democracy. One…

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