Against the backdrop of a devastating pandemic, economic recession and climate crisis disproportionately impacting Black, Indigenous and Latinx people of color in the United States, an eruption of social unrest and growth of a popular grassroots movement in defense of Black lives has been met with brutal racist and political repression.
"We're taught that human rights violations occur in other countries, mostly in countries our government doesn't like. A Year in Review: Racism, Repression & Fightback is a free e-book that throws back the curtains and reveals that George Floyd's murder is the tip of the iceberg when it comes to human rights violations in the U.S. The good news is the rise of a movement to demand system changes now!"
Chuck Kaufman, National Coordinator, Alliance for Global Justice