BRIT Statement on Racism and Violence

June 08, 2020

The Botanical Research Institute of Texas condemns all forms of racism and intolerance. We strive to uphold the values of inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility and speak out against acts of violence and racism. We stand with our community members, partners and colleagues across our city and our nation, including:

American Public Gardens Association

https://www.publicgardens.org/news/article/association-statement-racism-and-violence

American Institute of Biological Sciences

https://www.aibs.org/position-statements/20200604_statement_on_racism.html

American Alliance of Museums

https://www.aam-us.org/2020/06/02/for-museum-leaders-who-want-to-do-better/

Botanical Society of America

https://cms.botany.org/home/resources/bsa-statement-diversity-and-inclusion.html 

City of Fort Worth

https://fortworthtexas.gov/diversity-inclusion/

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