We promote strategies to stop the cycle of violence and build healthy communities.
Justice for jazmine barnes
Jazmine was shot to death in a Walmart parking lot outside of Houston in a drive-by shooting while her mother sustained a gunshot wound to her arm and is hospitalized. People are coming together to demand justice for Jazmine so we're sending your letters of support to her mother so she knows that we have her back.
2018 Year in Review
The past year was an eventful one, full of growth and challenges. This year we charted a path to build a grassroots human rights movement to end gun violence and reimagine safety and justice for all communities.
It’s been 4 years without tamir rice
On November 22nd—Thanksgiving—it will be four years without Tamir Rice. Many are asking what they can do to help. We are celebrating Tamir’s life in partnership with the Tamir Rice Foundation from November 22 to January 22.
THe link between climate justice and police brutality
Million Hoodies member Jackie Bediako argues that toxic environments are deadly for everyone in a new featured blog post.
Join the Movement
To realize our vision and achieve our goals, we:
Develop the leadership of students and young people to build local power to transform our communities from violence and criminalization. We organize young people of color from a range of experiences and identities.
Run campaigns to push back against anti-black racism and the criminalization of our communities.
Educate our members and the public on the critical issues facing our communities.