• We the people...

    Racial Justice Rally!
    March 10, 2016
    10am

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  • OAP is now Voices for Racial Justice

    Celebrating a name change, as well as the journey that got us here...

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  • Organizing

    We believe in the power of people to define barriers and create solutions.

  • Advocacy

    Along with a network of partners, we advocate for community-driven change

  • Policy

    Our organizing and policy tools help leaders see how to build racial equity.

Working with communities of color and American Indian communities to lead the way toward a more inclusive and equitable Minnesota.

What We Do

  • Organizing

    Grassroots community organizing is the core of our strategy. Our work is centered on racial justice and leadership training and organizing that brings multiracial and multicultural communities together to lead for change.

  • Advocacy

    Along with a network of partners, we advocate for change at all levels, in multiple settings. Through community-driven advocacy, we demonstrate how authentic community engagement makes for better policy.

  • Policy

    Our organizing and policy tools help leaders see how to build racial equity. Through this work, we push for the transparency and accountability among public leaders that is necessary to build racial justice together.

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Racial Justice

Bemichigamaag Community Walk Against Drugs

Audrianna Goodwin, student, wrote about her experience at the Bemichigamaag Community Walk Against Drugs, Saturday April 2, 2016. “Saturday at the walk against drugs, I took from it hope, hope that the drugs and the addictions that come with these drugs will one day be non – existent. One speaker said two things that really…

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Voices for
Racial Justice

Tonight: Standing in Support of Bde Maka Ska

Voices for Racial Justice, along with partners at Hope Community’s Parks & Power Campaign and The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Council stand in support of the Lakes Harriet/Calhoun Racial Equity Subcommittee of the Park Board’s Community Advisory Committee as they bring their proposal to the full committee tonight. The Subcommittee’s efforts grow out of…

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