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Defund Police for Democracy

It’s Black August, a time to commit to Black lives and rebellion, to defunding police, and to investing in Black communities. Black August started in California in the 1970s. In August 1971, incarcerated people started a rebellion at San Quentin …

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Impactful Leaders Foster Leadership in Others

At State Voices, we believe in the power of the collective and the power of transformational leadership. The best leaders are committed to amplifying more voices, supporting leadership in others, and building power with BIPOC communities. Executive Directors of State …

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Announcing New Members to the State Voices Board

Together, we’re building people power and using this power to transform our society into one that is liberated and free. The guidance and support of the State Voices’ Board helps make this happen, which is why we are thrilled to …

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Census Day of Action Toolkit

March 16, 2020 Update: Due to COVID-19, State Voices strongly recommends that State Tables and partners avoid hosting events until further notice. Our Census Day of Action Toolkit primarily contains recommendations on events. For our updated Get-Out-The-Count guidance, please view …

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Building Power with Tameka Ramsey and Michigan Voices

Ella Baker, an influential organizer during the Black freedom struggles in the early 20th century, famously said that we should “give light and people will find the way.” Inspiring organizers and freedom fighters give light and support people who are …

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