Amazon.com: Compassionomics: The Revolutionary Scientific Evidence that Caring Makes a Difference (9781622181063): Stephen Trzeciak, Anthony Mazzarelli, Cory Booker: Books
Cory BookerExcited about this book from @StephenTrzeciak and @AJMazzarelli. It makes the argument that not only is showing compassion the right thing to do, it's also an effective way to improve health and drive down health care costs. Check it out
After successfully passing in California and New York with at least six more states pending, the CROWN Act (Create a Respectful and Open World for Natural Hair) may soon be signed into law nationwide—that is, if presidential hopeful Senator Cory...
Cory BookerNo one should be harassed or fired from a job because of their hairstyle—yet Black people often experience discrimination for wearing their natural hair. This must end, and my new legislation with @CedricRichmond will do it.
In this thought-provoking documentary, scholars, activists and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and the U.S. prison boom.
Cory BookerI highly recommend watching my friend @Ava's film, 13th, to learn more about the criminalization of Black people in the United States. It's available on Netflix and examines how we got here.
UNCF’s strong urging via a groundbreaking digital campaign worked to break logjam and finally advance funding permanently for HBCUs and other institutions serving minority populations UNCF is pleased and relieved with the U.S. Senate’s passage of...
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Presidential candidate Cory Booker joined Joe Madison first thing in the morning to break down his brand-new $100 billion plan to boost HBCUs and make college affordable for all Americans.
Cory BookerHonored to join @MadisonSiriusXM this morning to announce my new plan to support, protect and invest in HBCUs and minority-serving institutions—if you missed the show, you can listen here
Martinez Manon, 52, was detained by ICE outside his Las Vegas home while getting ready to leave for his job as a construction worker on Thursday morning. Martinez Manon does not appear to have a criminal record, though ICE officials say he has been...
Cory BookerThis is heartbreaking. Jesus Martinez Manon has lived in the US, raised his family here for the last 30 years, and has no criminal record. Our nation needs humane immigration policies, not more examples of families being needlessly torn apart.
In the hallway of his Baltimore middle school one afternoon in November 1983, DeWitt Duckett, 14, was shot and killed for his Georgetown University jacket. The attack was shocking - the first killing in a Baltimore city school. And the pressure to...
Cory BookerThere are so many reasons why the death penalty is wrong—and this is one of them. These are innocent lives ruined because of a racist and badly broken criminal justice system. There must be accountability and justice for these victims.
While American Airlines pulls in billions in profits, airline catering workers who provide food and beverages served aboard American flights face poverty wages and unaffordable health insurance. This year, they are planning protests at airports...
Blavity is a tech company for forward thinking Black millennials pushing the boundaries of culture and the status quo.
Cory BookerNow THIS is what I’m talking about when I talk about courageous empathy. Pinky, you already know I’m a fan of your burgers, but I’m an even bigger fan of your spirit. Thank you for your generosity and your investment in our country’s collective future.