Every year, more than a quarter of a million people are incarcerated while awaiting trial in Illinois. Most of them are jailed only because they can't afford to pay a money bond.
Tell your legislators to #EndMoneyBail by passing the Pretrial Fairness Act:
Remember this is what fascism brings. This is what right-wing extremism brings. This is what supremacy brings. It is what racism brings.
It's OUR duty as the current and new generations, to make sure that history never repeats itself.
I've been to the @dhhrm_org multiple times, and it's impossible to stay composed while roaming the halls, witnessing photos and stories of the Holocaust. Haunting and grim evidence of what evil at scale did. Be mindful of kindness daily.
In the Croatia House in Melbourne, Australia rests a bust of Ante Pavelić, leader of the fascist Ustasha regime, which murdered tens of thousands of Jews, Serbs, & Roma, many at the Jasenovac concentration camp. #WeRemember #HolocaustRemembranceDay
Loving reading your tweets today @HMD_UK. It is Holocaust rememberance day. We have a shared responsibility today to take a stand and unite whenever and wherever we come across hate, racism and prejudice. Shine a light in darkness. ❤🙏
On #HolocaustRemembranceDay online conference provided by @SaybrookU in collab with @UniofExeter #GlobalVoices focussing on #policing #racism many folks from across the globe with several UK police services represented @DyfedPowys @DC_Police @CCARhodes @MHewittNPCC gr8 stuff!
The violence and murder committed during the Holocaust was decidedly modeled after acts of genocide committed against the Indigenous people in United States.
So we honor those whose lives were taken or effected by learning more.