Equal Justice Initiative (EJI)

This organization sheds light on America's legacy of slavery, racial violence, and mass incarceration. Through its museum and outreach programs, visitors learn about inequalities and reparative actions to address contemporary injustices.


The Legacy Museum, multi-media educational resources ; National Memorial for Peace and Justice; restorative truth-telling project; advocacy to improve the incarceration system

Best For

anyone seeking to acknowledge America's past, speak racial truth, and support racial justice


many free resources; museum entry fee

Suggested Uses

  • Start to heal from America's harmful racial legacy by going to the museum or interacting with the multi-media website.
  • Advocate for racial justice by following EJI's activism to address mass incarceration.

About the Contributor

Tim Shapiro

Tim is president of the Indianapolis Center for Congregations – of which the CRG is a program. He began serving the Center in 2003 after 18 years in pastoral ministry. He holds degrees from Purdue University and Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Tim’s interest in how congregations learn to do new things is represented in his book How Your Congregation Learns.

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