Explore the rich history of Freedom Schools and see where AFSC continues that work through its YUIR programs.
AFSC's Youth Undoing Institutional Racism (YUIR) programs are a multi-city youth-led network mobilizing people of all ages to work against racist systems that oppress us all.
AFSC serves hundreds of youth annually in anti-racist workshops called Freedom Schools. Dozens of young people participate in ongoing YUIR organizing groups that have been influential in change on an individual, community, and national level.
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AFSC works across racial lines to promote understanding and healing and to challenge the systems that perpetuate racism.
As the U.S. continues to imprison more people than any country in the world, momentum is growing for change in the criminal justice system. Learn more about the problem of mass incarceration and join our work to end it.