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Jackson Rising: An Interview with Kali Akuno (1/2)

Jackson Rising: An Interview with Kali Akuno (1/2)

September 10, 2018

We sat down with Kali Akuno, director of Cooperation Jackson, at the Fearless Cities conference to discuss the challenges of movement building in Jackson, Mississippi

UN Fact-Finding Mission to Investigate Racial Discrimination in the United States

January 22, 2016

Kali Akuno, co-director of Cooperation Jackson, says it will give greater exposure to the realities of African Americans and put the US government and the state of Mississippi on notice

Chokwe Lumumba

March 14, 2014
Kali Akuno and Glen Ford discuss the next steps for the grassroots movements in Jackson, Mississippi that propelled late mayor Chokwe Lumumba into office

The Extrajudicial Killings of Black People by Police

April 11, 2013
Kali Akuno: Study shows that every 28 hours a Black person is killed in the USA and that only 13 percent were actually involved in an activity that threatened someone’s life

Report on the Extrajudicial Killing of 120 Black People

October 12, 2012

Kali Akuno: The staggering number of black people killed by police is increasing