COLORLINES: A NEW SERVICE THAT HELPS WHITE ALLIES DIRECTLY SUPPORT BLACK WOMEN

A New Subscription Service Aims to Give White Allies a Way to Do More Than Rocking Safety Pins

Created by two Black women activists, The Safety Pin Box is a monthly service for White allies meant to replace the symbolic gesture of wearing a safety pin with tasks and financial contributions to Black women.

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Chance the Rapper Donates $1 Million to Chicago Public Schools

The Chicago native’s plan to fight the district’s funding deficit includes a donation match program via his nonprofit.

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