Understanding the root causes of crises like the one taking place in Ferguson, Missouri, is the first step toward preventing them.
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The Open Society Foundations aim to address the exclusion of large numbers of black men and boys from economic, social, educational, and political life in the United States.
The following Open Society programs focus on this topic.
Open Society grantees discuss the context of racially charged troubles in Ferguson, Missouri, and current prospects for change.
The Selma march showed us how far we’ve come—and how much further we have to go.
Celebrating the publication of two important new books, this event highlights some of the latest research on school discipline and will present substantive solutions for the future.
The release of the Oscar-nominated film about the civil rights movement reminds us why the arts are so integral to our ongoing struggle for justice.
Over six years after the Open Society Foundations launched the Campaign for Black Male Achievement, the initiative is spinning off as an independent organization.
Charles M. Blow, New York Times op-ed columnist, discusses his extraordinary life story—growing up in segregated, impoverished Louisiana.