Color of Change

Color Of Change is the nation’s largest online racial justice organization. We help people respond effectively to injustice in the world around us. As a national online force driven by over one million members, we move decision-makers in corporations and government to create a more human and less hostile world for Black people in America.

Releases by this organization

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Monday, April 12, 2021
Police Officers Kill Another Black Man in Minnesota During a Traffic Stop Just 10 Miles Away From Downtown Minneapolis Hearing Derek Chauvin Trial
“Over the weekend, we saw another case of deadly force in Minnesota where Brooklyn Center police officers shot and killed a young Black man during a traffic stop. As the nation mourns the loss of Daunte Wright, we stand with his family, Brooklyn Center community, and activists to protest yet...
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Monday, March 29, 2021
Color of Change: Minneapolis Jurors, Spectators Must Remember That Derek Chauvin Is on Trial—Not George Floyd
Rashad Robinson, President of Color Of Change, issued this statement as witness testimony begins in the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd: “As a Hennepin County jury heard the facts in the case against former police officer Derek Chauvin, jurors must...
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Thursday, March 04, 2021
Justice in Policing Act Passed in House a Step Towards Meaningful Reform
Erika Maye, deputy senior director of criminal justice and democracy campaigns at Color Of Change, issued this statement following the passage of the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act in the House of Representatives: “Last night, the House of Representatives took a small step in the long march...
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Monday, February 01, 2021
Corrupt Police Unions Donated Millions to Political Campaigns to Block, Stall Reforms
Today, Color Of Change , the nation’s largest online racial justice organization, released the Police Unions Playbook , an online data tool detailing the role of police unions in local, statewide, and federal politics. The Playbook includes helpful information on the role and history of police...
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Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Congress Must Investigate Capitol Police, Fraternal Order of Police, Other Police Orgs for Ties To White Supremacists
Scott Roberts, Senior Director of Criminal Justice Campaigns at Color Of Change, issued the following statement in response to Congressman Jamaal Bowman’s proposal to investigate ties between white supremacists and the Capitol Police. “Last week’s riot on Capitol Hill was more than a deadly show of...
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Monday, October 05, 2020
Grand Jury Recordings Reveal How Kentucky A.G. Let Cops Get Away With Murder of Breonna Taylor
Scott Roberts, Senior Director of Criminal Justice Campaigns at Color Of Change, issued this statement following the release of grand jury recordings in the Breonna Taylor case: “When a Kentucky grand jury failed to charge Louisville officers for the murder of Breonna Taylor, Kentucky Attorney...
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Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Kentucky A.G.’s Failure to Bring Murder Charges is a Second Injustice Against Breonna Taylor
Rashad Robinson, President of Color Of Change, issued this statement following Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron’s failure to bring murder charges in the death of Breonna Taylor: “Today marks a heavy day for the family and loved ones of Breonna Taylor, the Louisville community, and...
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Thursday, September 03, 2020
New Report: Only 7% of People With Incarcerated Loved Ones Say Their Loved One Had Access to Soap, Other Basic Necessities to Stop Spread of COVID-19
Incarcerated people are vulnerable to severe illness due to COVID 19, and the pandemic is spreading rapidly in prisons and jails because of lack of health care and adequate access to basic necessities, such as soap and disinfectant, a new report released today by Essie Justice Group and Color of...
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Friday, June 12, 2020
Color of Change PAC Announces "No Cash From Cops” Campaign to Cut Ties From the Fraternal Order of Police
Today, amid worldwide protests against police violence, Color Of Change PAC announced “No Cash From Cops” , a national digital campaign demanding elected officials cut ties with the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP). The campaign calls on local, state, and federal officials to refuse or return...
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Monday, June 08, 2020
Minneapolis‘ Commitment to Disband Police A Historic Moment for Our Country
Rashad Robinson, President of Color Of Change, the nation’s largest online racial justice organization, issued the following statement in response to the announcement from the Minneapolis City Council that they plan to pursue a vote to significantly de-fund the Minneapolis Police Department: “...
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