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I’ve Been Marching With BLM for Seven Years, It is a Nonviolent Movement

by Darryl Lorenzo Wellington

…This is what happens in New Mexico, where I currently live: Heavily armed militias repeatedly dog racial justice protest rallies. Counter protestors descend with loudspeakers in trucks to shout us…

The Lynching Era Still Isn’t Over

by Darryl Lorenzo Wellington

…The media encourages Trump’s distorted world view by stereotyping Black Lives Matter protestors – emphasizing looting and rioting, or disruption protests, over the much larger and more common peaceful protests….

This year, be a child care voter, our future depends on it

by Sharisse Tracey

…So if ever there was a time to protest, rally and take to the streets for a cause it is child care. But instead of going against current CDC guidelines…

End the militarization of police and use of force against people, just like Barr wrongly did

by Community Change Action

…in Minneapolis. Attorney General Barr responded by ordering federal police and National Guard forces to disperse protesters by using tear gas and rubber bullets, injuring protestors and journalists covering the…

How the murder of George Floyd has given rebirth to our nation

by Sharisse Tracey

…rest of the world. Minneapolis was the first city to protest but within hours and days more cities like L.A., Atlanta, Philadelphia, and D.C. would follow. Soon the protests and…

This past weekend, New Yorkers organized for more investment on child care, at least $50 billion

by Sharisse Tracey

…speaking with Andre Farrell, Founder and Executive Director of The Katmint Initiative which participated and hosted a #NoChildcareNoWork protest and picnic on Saturday June 27, 2020, in Lincoln Terrace Park,…

the Other Pandemic

by Maya Boddie

…be safe from police. Around the start of the uprisings in response to George Floyd’s murder in mid-June, a Richmond protest led by local demonstrators was abruptly interrupted by a…

Let’s Keep Each Other Safe by Banding Together for a National Day of Action, Oct. 22

by Nissa Tzun

…October 22, 2020 for the 25th National Day of Protest to Stop Police Brutality, Repression and the Criminalization of a Generation. Families across the nation will be mobilizing in their…

Unarmed & Black: Keith Childress, Jr. remembered, and the growing list of loved ones left behind after police violence

by Nissa Tzun

…Jr. protest his killing on the Las Vegas Strip. Rainye Hile, his cousin, holds up a sign that reads, “Unarmed and black,” a fitting message since Childress was killed in…

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