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    Each year, students participate in activities for Black Lives Matter Week. 

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    Why #BlackLivesMatter in Your Classroom Too
    by Cornelius Minor

    Quotes from the reading:

    “To continue with business as usual, to do nothing, to be “neutral” is a passive declaration of racism because the system that we are most intimately connected with—school—will continue to produce unjust outcomes for people of color. To be anti-racist is to be actively involved with the disruption of these systems.”

    “Being an advocate for black lives does not mean that I am an advocate against any other lives. When we make the conscious decision to address persisting injustices, this broadens access to justice for everyone.” 


    Read the whole article: Why #BlackLivesMatter in Your Classroom Too.