We denounce the recent tide of violence and hate targeting our Asian American and Pacific Islander community members and encourage our supporters to #StopAsianHate / #StopAAPIHate.
The Mississippi River belongs to all of us. And as long as people of color live in fear of violence and are made to feel unwelcome or unsafe, this aspiration remains unmet. (Learn more about FMR's commitment to equity.)
We understand that acts of racist violence and hate are not random, but are rooted in white supremacist structures that must be confronted and dismantled before the blessings of a healthy river and healthy communities will be shared by all.