The Truth

Telling Project

A Truth Initiative Regarding Structural Violence and Racism

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The Truth Telling Project implements and sustains grassroots, community-centered truth-telling processes to amplify our voices about police violence and its roots. We foster coalition-building and solidarity with the most vulnerable communities. We educate ourselves and our allies about systemic violence throughout the United States. We support reparative and restorative justice as the primary pathways for structural transformation.

Our vision for the future is a just, equitable, and sustainable society free of state-sanctioned violence and systemic racism.

To move us toward our vision, we implement and sustain grassroots, community-centered truth-telling processes to amplify our voices about police violence and its roots.  We foster coalition-building and solidarity with the most vulnerable communities. We educate ourselves and our allies about systemic violence throughout the United States. We support reparative and restorative justice as the primary pathways for structural transformation.

We are a not-for-profit organization under the sponsorship of the NEIU Foundation.

 

It’s Time to Listen

The Truth Telling Commons is an open-source educational resource highlighting the voices directly and indirectly affected by systematic and racialized violence. Learn how lived experiences express the harms of institutional racism. Begin the process of action under the leadership of black folk and people of color on the front lines as we all work together for liberation.

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Truth Telling with Navajo Youth

Truth Telling with Navajo Youth

  GALLUP, NEW MEXICO – A group of Navajo organizers and activists have begun to share their stories with a local, Navajo filmmaker.  Using culturally relevant methods appropriate for this indigenous community, the stories are told in small, private circles as compared to open, public Truth Telling hearings.  Some stories will be told and filmed […]

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Protests Flare in St. Louis After Officer’s Acquittal

Protests Flare in St. Louis After Officer’s Acquittal

  ST. LOUIS — On edge after a night of protests that led to dozens of arrests and a broken window at the mayor’s home, this city faced more demonstrations on Saturday after the acquittal of a white former police officer who shot and killed a black driver. Tensions here have seemed especially high, in […]

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