Ferguson

Dispatch from the Field: The Latest on Current Projects

July 18th, 2016|Categories: Criminal Justice, Cultural and Personal Identity, Dispatches from the Field, Ferguson, Home and Belonging, Immigration, Indigenous Rights, Labor Issues, News, Poverty and Economic Rights, Racial Inequality, VOW Story Fund, Zimbabwe|

This summer, VOW's editors have been making big strides on their oral history projects. (Thanks in no small part to everyone who supported the Seed the VOW Story Fund Campaign this past spring!) Here are the latest updates on the next book in the VOW series, and the six projects currently incubating in the VOW Story Lab: [...]

Ferguson: Another Side of the Story

May 10th, 2016|Categories: Civil Rights and Security, Ferguson, Poverty and Economic Rights, Racial Inequality, VOW Story Fund|

A Q&A with The Ferguson Moment editor Jimmie Briggs We’re excited to share an inside look into one of our newest oral history projects: The Ferguson Moment. The Ferguson Moment turns to the people of Ferguson, Missouri—activists, pastors, police officers, elected officials, teachers—to explore what made their community such a flashpoint for the conversation around civil rights, racial [...]