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Talking Justice

NEA interviews with the leading social justice activists of our day

Most recently we sat down with Anna Jones, hunger striker and fighter for community public schools, and Dr. Lenworth Gunther, “Godfather” to a generation of civil rights activists and expert on institutional racism.

Anna Jones

Hunger striker and activist, Ms. Jones talks to NEA about the hunger strike that helped a high school community survive.

Dr. Lenworth Gunther

Known as "The Godfather" to a generation of activists, Dr. Gunther speaks with NEA about the impact of institutional racism on today’s students.


LOCATE SAFE ZONE SCHOOL DISTRICTS 
Sample resolution and district policy that can be used as a template or guidance for local school districts to create their own Safe Zones resolutions.


TAKE ACTION: STAND UP FOR OUR IMMIGRANT STUDENTS AND COMMUNITIES


Learn more about the work of educator activists in the fight for racial, social and economic justice in public education:


social media shareables

Find memes, videos, post cards, and posters to share as you advocate for social justice in your school and community here.


When A student Asks: Am I going to Die?

From Lily's Blackboard:

Hear from Flint, Michigan educators whose students have been drinking contaminated water - poisoned water - for over a year. Have they have been harmed in ways that might not show for years? Read more