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December 23rd, 2013 - 2:56 pm § in 2013 - December

“Moving Beyond” Benefit Fosters Policy Debate

On Wednesday, November 6th, a benefit for the Algebra Project, “Moving Beyond the Achievement Gap-Establishing a Universal Right to Vote and Quality Public School Education as a Constitutional Right,” was held with Taylor Branch and Bob Moses at Busboys & Poets, in Washington, DC, co-sponsor[...]

December 23rd, 2013 - 11:02 am § in 2013 - December

Newsletter Introduction – December 2013

During December/January 1963-64, fifty years ago, in the Mississippi Theater of the Civil Rights Movement, SNCC field secretaries in Hattiesburg made plans for the summer project history enshrines as “Freedom Summer.” That theater of that movement not only illustrates the long-term historical na[...]

February 7th, 2013 - 5:25 am § in Education in the News

Civil Rights Leader: Increasing Math Literacy an Extension of Desegregation

Title: Civil Rights Leader: Increasing Math Literacy an Extension of Desegregation Location: KQED Public Radio, San Francisco, online archive Link out: Click here Description: As a young man, Dr. Robert Moses worked to register black voters in the South in the early 1960s. He went on to found the Al[...]

July 14th, 2013 - 9:10 pm § in 2013 - Summer

Call for Student Constitutional Personhood – Broadening Participation in STEM Learning.

The Algebra Project and the Young People’s Project (AP/YPP) are now “quarterbacking an algebra insurgency” that works the demand side of student constitutional personhood.  In the 60s, doing voter registration was not radical per-se, but it WAS radical to shoulder SNCC voter registration with[...]

July 14th, 2013 - 9:11 pm § in 2013 - Summer

Recent News

Robert Pollie, 7th Avenue Project radio journalist, interviewed Bob Moses during a recent visit to U.C. Santa Cruz. The interview aired on February 10th 2013. Follow the link to hear an audio archive of this interview. http://7thavenueproject.com/post/44267456231/bob-moses Tavis Smiley & Cornel [...]

July 14th, 2013 - 9:12 pm § in 2013 - Summer

Bob Moses profiled in Mariana Cook’s Justice: Faces of the Human Rights Revolution

Seeking to answer the question, “why do some people have the courage to look injustice squarely in the face when so many of us avert our gaze?”, acclaimed photographer Mariana Cook interviewed and took photos of 99 people around the globe, including the Algebra Project’s founder and President,[...]