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Talking With Relatives Across the Political Divide

By Madeline Halpert
Art by Jimmy Simpson

SURJ’s Communications Director, Grace Aheron, spoke with the New York Times about SURJ’s toolkit for engaging friends and family in conversations about racial justice and the ongoing uprisings:

Grace Aheron, the communications director for 

Dear white people: Being an ally isn’t always what you think

By DEEPTI HAJELA and LEANNE ITALIE
Photo from Associated Press

SURJ co-founder and current Leadership Team member, Carla Wallace, was quoted in the Associated Press, speaking to why we must re-think the concept of “white allyship”:

“In this moment, white

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