Sankofa Farms Agricultural Academy is helping young Black students connect more deeply with the food system while equipping them with career readiness skills and helping them envision new paths for their futures.
Roots, Resistance, and Reclamation explores how Black women are embracing the roots of African Diasporic food systems, resisting the current food system, and reclaiming food and land.
Resolving heirs’ property could help families generate value and address the U.S. racial wealth gap.
The National Black Farmers’ Association President John Boyd call for boycotts against John Deere for having “little respect for black farmers.”
Documentary exposing the history of racism and sexism in American farming features woman-led Rise & Root Farm
All the conversations are available to stream online. Presenters included Queen Quet of the Gullah/Geechee Nation, farmers Leah Penniman and Karen Washington, and more.
It’s time for people of all backgrounds to call for an end to racist and hateful violence. These organizations and individuals represent just a portion of the efforts underway to fight racism and inequality and to build stronger Black communities and food systems.