Going Beyond Sanctuary: Building Freedom Cities

With the election of Donald Trump as president, there has been an alarming increase in the rate of targeted attacks on the country’s most vulnerable communities including immigrants, Muslims, LGBTQ, black people, women and the poor. Around the country, states are consolidating power, increasing police budgets and ICE enforcement. Meanwhile, the federal government is…

Reclaiming our Communities

Photo by Erik Voss The condemnation of Decatur’s confederate monument, “Lost Cause,” brought people of all races and ages together at the Beacon Municipal Plaza. More than 300 local residents marched through downtown Decatur, GA to the white supremacist monument in Decatur Square. United in solidarity undocumented immigrants, local high…