In 2010 Race Forward, along with partner organizations, led the Drop The I-Word campaign in order to eliminate the word "illegal" when used to reference undocumented immigrants.
5 years later and we think its time for a little reminder.
For more information on #DropTheIWord visit www.DropTheIWord.com
Edited by Kat Lazo _______________________________________________________ Race Forward advances racial justice through research, media and practice. Founded in 1981, Race Forward brings systematic analysis and an innovative approach to complex race issues to help people take effective action toward racial equity. Race Forward publishes the daily news site Colorlines and presents Facing Race, the country’s largest multiracial conference on racial justice.
Is systemic racism really a thing? Yes -- and Race Forward has produced a video series to show how racism shows up in our lives across institutions and society in many ways: Drug Arrests, Housing Discrimination, Immigration, Incarceration, Infant Mortality, Wealth Gap, Employment, Government Surveillance.
Starring Jay Smooth and Directed/Edited by Kat Lazo. For more information visit RaceForward.org