The freedom to participate in arts and cultural work is itself a human right. We situate ourself in the timeless tradition of using the arts to raise consciousness, build community, and enunciate social inequities.
NY TimesListen to Shani Jamila live at the NYT offices, speaking about how American identity is constructed. The broadcast resonated with tens of thousands of people from around the world– it reached over 190,000 views after just one day!!
Resources This sixth annual iteration of the report assesses the New York City Council’s progress in advancing a local human rights agenda. Considering legislation introduced in the Council [...]
Learn about the seven bills in NY City Council, which would if passed, begin to reverse long-standing trends of unfulfilled human rights related to criminal justice.