Category Archives: racial equity

Fair and Impartial Policing Policy Resolution

By | January 18, 2021

Tomorrow, Tuesday January 19th, 7pm Interested in attending the virtual meeting? Zoom details are in the Meeting Agenda   RRE is celebrating this small victory and thanking our Selectboard Members for listening to the voices of the community. We have a lot more work to do but this is one step in the right direction.… Read More »

Jamboard Reflection on Group Norms

By | January 12, 2021

RRE met on Tuesday, January 12 for its usual weekly meeting. RRE member Connie van Eeghen led us on a discussion of group norms using Jamboard. Each person was invited to share one or two thoughts about what our group norms are or should be. Once each person had provided their input, Connie led a… Read More »

A Different Approach to Crime and Justice in Rwanda – and Vermont

By | December 14, 2020

We wanted to share news of an upcoming event at the Bolton-Richmond-Huntington Community Senior Center: “Join Us for This Special On-Line Presentation: A Different Approach to Crime and Justice in Rwanda – and Vermont On Wednesday, December 16 at 1:30 PM, we host Norwich University professor Rowley Brucken for his on-line presentation on Restorative Justice, an approach… Read More »

MMUUSD Meeting Agenda for Dec 14 2020

By | December 14, 2020

For community members planning to attend the MMUUSD Board meeting tonight, here is a link to the agenda, which also includes the Google meeting link to attend. Connie https://docs.google.com/document/d/1wWWrQTYZCoR9GOKO5QeObbBghYujMT1k1lgH-h1tizk/edit

SRO Information from MMUUSD Board Member

By | December 14, 2020

Stefani and I have been engaged in an email conversation with Check Lacy, a MMUUSD Board Member and Finance Committee Member. My impression is that Board Members are paying attention to and learning from local and broader information related to School Resource Officers. I let him know that I would be sharing our recent conversation,… Read More »

Urgent funds needed for Vermont family!

By | October 29, 2020

Richmond community– We’ve received an urgent call for monetary support for a Vermonter of Color. Here’s an excerpt from a letter from Kesha Ram and Kiah Morris to support Tabitha Moore which was shared with our community via Burlington SURJ: “Tabitha Moore, founding chapter President of the Rutland County NAACP and and State Director of… Read More »

Join us!

By | October 24, 2020

Thank you, everyone, who came to our “Life as a Vermont Migrant Worker” session on Thursday night. We think it’s safe to say that anyone who attended left impressed and moved by the stories the presenters shared. For those of you who were not able to attend, the session was recorded and we will be… Read More »