[12.18.15] PushBlack Now

1. A coalition of Black Student Unions are calling for prison divestment. [via Afrikan Black Coalition]

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2. New Orleans to remove 4 Confederate statues. [via nola.com]

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3. “I’ve had people look down on me, put me down because I didn’t look like them — I look stronger, I’ve had people look past me because the color of my skin, I’ve had people overlook me because I was a woman, I’ve had critics say I [would] never win another Grand Slam when I was only at number seven — and here I stand today with 21 Grand Slam titles, and I’m still going.” -Serena Williams [via YouTube]

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