Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

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Problems and Purpose

Co-founded by Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, and Opal Tometi, the Black Lives Matter is a movement for racial equality and the end of police brutality against African-Americans and international oppression of black people. The movement encompasses several methods of deliberation and engagement including online-activism only to offline protesting, community organizing, and postulation of political candidates.

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External Links

Suggested sources for continued research:

http://blacklivesmatter.com/guiding-principles/

http://www.blackpast.org/perspectives/black-lives-matter-growth-new-soci...

https://twitter.com/Blklivesmatter

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/8-activists-who-demand-the-world-kno...

http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2015/03/04/alicia-garza-black-lives-m...

http://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2016/03/02/468704888/combing-thro...

http://cmsimpact.org/resource/beyond-hashtags-ferguson-blacklivesmatter-...

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/jul/19/blacklivesmatter-birth-civi...

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