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JOB OPENINGS: Base-Building Organizers

DRUM’s primary priority for 2016 is to build out our membership bases and programming in Brooklyn and the Bronx. We are extremely excited about this growth of DRUM’s membership, work, and power. We look forward to your support! SEEKING: PART-TIME BASE-BUILDING ORGANIZERS BROOKLYN – 12-15 HOURS/WEEK BRONX – 12-15 HOURS/WEEK QUEENS – 12-15 HOURS/WEEK DRUM […]

February 10, 2016
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SOUTH ASIANS HUNGER STRIKE AT EL PASO & LASALLE

  On October 14 2015, 54 South Asian detainees (#ElPaso54) from Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Afghanistan detained at the El Paso Detention Center started a hunger strike. They lasted 7 days without food or water, demanding an end to deportations and an investigation into allegations of mistreatment and medical neglect. By mid-October, another 14 South Asian asylum […]

November 24, 2015
DRUM Ahmed Statement

A Clock is Not A Clock In the Hands of Ahmed: Exposing Policies of Islamophobia, School to Prison Pipeline, and Institutional Bullying

On Monday September 14th 2015 in Irving, Texas, 14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed, a Sudanese-Muslim 9th grader of MacArthur High School was arrested for bringing a homemade clock to school. While many are rightly focusing on the anti-Muslim bigotry that led to Ahmed’s targeting, we cannot afford to miss the larger systems and policies in which this […]

September 17, 2015

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