Systemic Racism Explained (video)

Yes, systemic racism is real. And people of color – African Americans, Latinos, Asians, and other minorities – face it every day.

Here is a simple explanation by act.tv of how systemic racism grew out of the roots of racism in the US.

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It explains how it affects people of color in every area of life, from school, to neighborhoods, job prospects and so on.

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American Muslim’s Activism

For many years, Muslim activists in the US have been standing on the front lines of social justice and reform.

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From Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali to Keith Ellison and Dawud Walid, Black American Muslims have been fighting for social justice and end of police brutality.

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