About Showing Up for Racial Justice:
Tucson SURJ is a project of the Tucson Black Lives Matter Solidarity Group. SURJ is a national network of groups and individuals organizing white people for racial justice. Through community organizing, mobilizing, and education, SURJ moves White people to act as part of a multi-racial majority for justice with passion and accountability. We work to connect people across the country while supporting and collaborating with local and national racial justice organizing efforts. SURJ provides a space to build relationships, skills and political analysis to act for change.
About the Tucson Black Lives Matter Solidarity Group: The Tucson Black Lives Matter Solidarity group is recently formed collective comprised primarily of white folks committed to working to support the black-led Black Lives Matter movement. As allies, this group recognizes that solidarity is a verb and that our actions should reflect our positions as allies to black-led social justice organizing.