Against State Violence

On August 28, in the aftermath of the events in Ferguson, MO the Power U Center for Social Change convened a meeting at Miami’s Church of the Open Door so members of our own community could speak out on their experiences of state violence. That evening roughly 200 people came together in the fellowship hall[…]

Jermaine Banks

Jermaine was born and raised in the tough streets of Liberty City, Miami, FL. His organizing training and political development began in 2006 when he joined the membership of Power U.  He was hired to the staff of Power U in 2007 after demonstrating a deep commitment to social change for communities of color.  Jermaine[…]