What We Are Celebrating:
- Kamala Harris Makes History as First Woman and Woman of Color as Vice President
- Sarah McBride of Delaware becomes first transgender state senator in U.S. history
- Mauree Turner is the first nonbinary and first Muslim Oklahoma state lawmaker
- Torres and Jones Win and Will Become 1st Gay Black Members of Congress
What We Are Listening to and Watching:
- Van Jones fights back tears: Results show character matters
- U.S. poet laureate Joy Harjo on opening a “doorway of hope” for Indigenous artists
What We Are Reading:
- Powell’s Books feature of books by Indigenous authors in honor of Native American Heritage Month
- Los Angeles Public Library celebration of Native American Heritage Month for children
- In the fight over reopening schools amid the pandemic, race and class divisions are stark
- It is undeniable: Racism is a public health crisis.
As a school with a social justice mission, FXW is committed to Do More with respect to improving the overall quality of community life, educational experience, and circumstances for our Community of Color and marginalized groups here and beyond our four walls. If you have resources to share with the FXW community about equity and justice, please click here.