Building a just society that values the inherent dignity of all people

What We Do

The Center provides media consulting and helps build the organizing capacity of advocacy organizations at the state, local and national levels.
CNC supports organizations, journalists and academics by conducting investigative research and producing free resources in the form of reference guides, backgrounders, and in-depth reports.

May 20, 2015In an essay on the new website Sapelo Square, anthropologist Donna Auston explores the different ways black American Muslims are affected simultaneously by anti-black racism and Islamophobia, even as few in the media and in the movement take notice. She weaves together the recent uprisings in Baltimore and the response to Pamela Geller’s “traveling circus […]
May 19, 2015Anti-immigrant activists across the country are still on a high after their referendum campaign in Oregon last year that overturned bi-partisan legislation providing driving rights for undocumented residents. Undoubtedly emboldened by the result of Oregon’s Measure 88 vote, the organized anti-immigrant movement is now setting its sights on a much more ambitious target: a constitutional […]