Cracking the Codes Reflection

GirlsInnovate recently hosted a screening of the documentary, “Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequality,” a film featuring moving stories about racial inequality that encourages community dialogue for positive change.We had an insightful group of community members, parents, teens, and youths attend.  Over two hours of discussion following the film, we had a chance to reflect on the stories we heard from the people featured in the movie and also from each other as we heard about experiences in our own community. After years of being taught to suppress any verbal discussion about race, at the chance to open …