“We are living in an unprecedented moment, precipitated by the pandemic and polarizing politics. This moment has catalyzed a national reckoning on our nation’s racist past, which has implications for how we, as voters, shape the future with and for young people. With renewed focus on our values, Americans should demand that President-elect Joe Biden’s administration prioritize the above demands. Superintendents, principals and philanthropists must listen to students before advancing any changes to the school system.”

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