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We recently shared the news that Elizabeth Clay Roy was departing from her role as TakeRoot’s Executive Director, and that two long-time TakeRoot staff, Sadia Rahman and April Herms, would be taking over as Interim Co-Directors while TakeRoot searches for

At TakeRoot, like so many around the city, the country, and the world, we are feeling restored and energized by the political sea change that is to come in January 2021. The forces of fascism, xenophobia, and white supremacy have

Agents of Our Own Liberation

As we collectively celebrate new promises made for changes in policing and racist corporate practices, and the toppling of relics of oppressive histories, we do so knowing that the struggles continue until freedom is real in the lives of millions.

Black Lives Matter

June 4, 2020 We stand in solidarity with families and communities in mourning and with those rising up to demand justice. From Amadou Diallo and Eric Garner in our city, to Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade and George Floyd across our

Like all of us around the city, country, and world, TakeRoot Justice is adjusting to the new and ever changing situation of COVID-19. It’s a stressful time, but also a reminder of how interconnected we are. It’s a moment for