Welcome to 540WMain, Inc.
540WMain, Inc is a 501(c)(3) virtual non-profit organization and antiracist education brand that promotes justice for all. We encourage individuals to broaden their horizons and learn more about multidisciplinary issues and topics that impact the world
540WMain is an online hub for accessible education and events that promote justice for all. We aim to create a cultural shift in perspectives and practice by connecting members to lifestyle programming informed by social justice and anti-racism strategies.
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I’m proud to be a member of an organization that educates the community about racism, poverty and so many other issues.Rae Barnhart
I appreciate the breadth of class topics, and I am particularly grateful for the classes focused on anti-racism and social justice.Michelle Burack
- The Sexist Flap Over WAP by Chris ThompsonThe Sexist Flap Over WAP After three months of consuming a healthy rotation of quasi-apocalyptic news podcasts, the first half of Public Enemy’s discography, and Rage Against the Machine’s Battle of Los Angeles, I broke the cycle with a summer jam that everyone (over the age of 18) can enjoy: Cardi B and Megan TheeContinue reading “The Sexist Flap Over WAP by Chris Thompson”
- Goya Away! Boycotting Brands Is a First Amendment Right by Chris ThompsonGoya Away! Boycotting Brands Is a First Amendment Right A few weeks ago when I saw the hashtag #GoyAway trending, I thought that perhaps this was a new action by my Jewish family to rightfully ask gentiles to leave them alone for a minute. Because let’s be honest: gentiles have been bothering the Chosen PeopleContinue reading “Goya Away! Boycotting Brands Is a First Amendment Right by Chris Thompson”
- School in a Pandemic: A Lesson Plan in Solidarity by Claire LabrosaLet’s stop worrying about where our kids “should” be, and start worrying about where we all are, collectively. Claire Labrosa School in a Pandemic: A Lesson Plan in Solidarity I’ve been thinking a lot about school in the fall, along with every other parent and educator in the country I’m sure. I’ve been reading allContinue reading “School in a Pandemic: A Lesson Plan in Solidarity by Claire Labrosa”