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A passionate leader, Stefanie Brown James is a master of making the political, personal. She has dedicated her life to empowering people to organize in their communities and effect positive social change in the world. Stefanie is the CEO & Founding Partner of the community engagement firm Vestige Strategies, LLC and the Founder of Brown Girls Lead, Inc. - a leadership development organization for Black collegiate and professional women.
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Spearheaded by Vestige Strategies, "Young, Black & Green" is a nationwide initiative to educate and engage the African American community around the issue of climate change and its disproportionate impacts on the Black community.
Check out our new mini-documentary project that profiles the thoughts of Black leaders and new voices around the country on the issue of climate change:
Check out this upcoming book from Dr. Monique Morris:
Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in School
Black girls represent 17 percent of female students but almost half of all girls with a school-related arrest. The first trade book to tell these untold stories, Pushout exposes a world of confined potential and supports the growing movement to address the policies, practices, and cultural illiteracy that push countless students out of school and into unhealthy, unstable, and often unsafe futures.
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