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Freedmen’s Settlements remember the past, heal in the present, and imagine the future

By Jacqui Patterson and Denise Fairchild

James Baldwin once observed that, “History is not the past. It is the present.”

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A Journey Exploring Rest and Repair: Introducing Fellowship for Liberated Futures

Dr. Chera Reid, The Chisholm Legacy Project, and ProInspire announce the launch of Fellowship for Liberated Futures, an 18-month transformative program designed to empower and support Black women leaders in the social sector.

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Photograph of Shirley Chisholm with the words "Leading with Legacy" to her left.

Leading with Legacy: Issue 04

Welcome to your weekly dose of inspiration, updates, and community highlights from The Chisholm Legacy Project! We’re thrilled to have you with us on this transformative journey towards a just and equitable future for Black communities at the forefront of the climate justice movement.

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Leading With Legacy | Issue 03

Welcome to your weekly dose of inspiration, updates, and community highlights from The Chisholm Legacy Project! We’re thrilled to have you with us on this transformative journey towards a just and equitable future for Black communities at the forefront of the climate justice movement.

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Leading With Legacy | Issue 02

Welcome to your weekly dose of inspiration, updates, and community highlights from The Chisholm Legacy Project! We’re thrilled to have you with us on this transformative journey towards a just and equitable future for Black communities at the forefront of the climate justice movement.

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Leading With Legacy | Issue 01

Welcome to your weekly dose of inspiration, updates, and community highlights from The Chisholm Legacy Project!

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Celebrating Shirley Chisholm: a Trailblazer, a Change maker, and Our Inspiration 

Today, we honor the remarkable life and enduring legacy of Congressman Shirley Chisholm, a pioneering force in American politics.

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50+ Healing Justice Resources

The Chisholm Legacy Project has compiled a comprehensive list of articles, podcasts, Youtube videos, books and in-person and virtual trainings and calls to action.

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From ‘I Have a Dream’ to Climate Action: Lessons in Equity and Unity

In commemorating the sixtieth anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech today, the profound resonance of his clarion call for racial equality is strikingly parallel to the findings highlighted in the #1545Paper

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June Resources Collection

In the work toward a just and equitable world, it is fundamental that we recognize the rich array of identities and experiences around us, and that we provide support, care, and nurturance to all. That is why The Chisholm Legacy Project is excited to feature the addition of several new offerings to our Resource Hub…

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