To our CFW commissioners and community members,
The United States of
America has a history of racism as many other countries in the world, and there
is a lot of work to be done to eliminate systemic oppression against black
communities living in the U.S.
At the Commission for Women of Santa Barbara County, we recognize the racial injustices in our country. Over the past few weeks, we have grieved the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Christian Cooper, and countless more lives before
them. Their tragic deaths due to police brutality have caused people from a variety of origins to join protests and push for solutions and actions that can lead to more equitable communities.
We stand in solidarity with all...
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