400+1 is a framework for the global empowerment and wealth of Black people. We are dedicated to nurturing the collective imagination of the African Diaspora in an effort to build societies that preserve human dignity. We aim to transform not only the material condition of Black life, but the holistic condition, by respecting the spiritual and emotional experience of Black people.

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400+1 is comprised of ten leaders in thought and lifestyle, fifteen national coordinators, and countless intentional living communities that are represented in mainstream society by Black, radical organizations.

our vision:

A world beyond survival.