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Black Lives Matter

  1. four long years
    The Birth of an Extraordinary Modern Progressive MovementThe last four years have been an era of radical right-wing rule in Washington — and of remarkable left-wing populist response.
  2. the cut podcast
    Protesting Without RulesAsking, “Is there a ‘right way’ to do it?” on The Cut podcast.
  3. the bigger picture
    ‘This Is Breonna Taylor’s Home’: Scenes From LouisvillePhotographer J.D. Barnes captures the anguish and the outrage over the grand jury’s decision in Breonna Taylor’s killing.
  4. power
    Naomi Osaka Wanted Her U.S. Open Masks to Make You Think“What was the message that you got, was more the question.”
  5. racial justice
    Naomi Osaka’s Powerful Tribute to Victims of Police ViolenceThe tennis champion is wearing masks emblazoned with the names of police-brutality victims for each match of the U.S. Open.
  6. crime
    L.A. Deputies Fatally Shot a Black Man During a Biking StopThe sheriff’s department says deputies opened fire on Dijon Kizzee after they saw him drop his gun.
  7. power
    Athletes Are Holding a Massive Strike to Protest Police BrutalityEverything we know about the historic, unprecedented sports strike taking place right now.
  8. crime
    What We Know About the Killing of Elijah McClainThe 23-year-old died last year after police brutally detained him while he was walking home from a convenience store.
  9. police
    Secret Service Agents Accosted Two Black Mothers With a RifleThe women say they were pulled from their car and handcuffed while their young children looked on.
  10. fashion
    This Sale Bridges the Gap Between Fashion and PhilanthropyAll of the profits go toward the National Domestic Workers Alliance and the Movement for Black Lives.
  11. crime
    Ferguson Officer Who Killed Michael Brown Won’t Be ChargedSix years after the teen’s death, a St. Louis County prosecutor confirmed Darren Wilson will not face charges.
  12. protests
    Austin Protester Fatally Shot at Black Lives Matter MarchGarrett Foster’s mother said her son was pushing his fiancée’s wheelchair as a car plowed through the intersection.
  13. strike for black lives
    Thousands of Essential Workers Are Going on Strike for Black LivesTens of thousands of people are walking off their jobs on Monday in protest of racial inequality.
  14. power
    87 People Charged With Felonies After Breonna Taylor ProtestMeanwhile, the officers who killed her have yet to be charged with any crime.
  15. crime
    Protester Dies After Car Plows Into Peaceful Seattle MarchSummer Taylor, 24, died in the hospital on Saturday. Diaz Love, who was also hit, remains in critical condition.
  16. police brutality
    Is Ketamine the New Police Weapon Against Black Lives?Elijah McClain was injected with the drug, even though he was already handcuffed and helpless.
  17. police brutality
    Cops in Riot Gear Stormed a Violin Vigil for Elijah McClainProtesters say police in Aurora, Colorado, dispersed a peaceful memorial for McClain using tear gas, pepper spray, and force.
  18. music
    A Seat at the Table Has Never Felt More NecessaryNo one loves Black people quite like Solange.
  19. style
    Introducing the Black in Fashion CouncilCo-founded by Lindsay Peoples Wagner and Sandrine Charles.
  20. power
    Is It Dangerous to Post Pictures of Protesters’ Faces?As images from protests circulate online, some fear that individuals will become targets.
  21. portfolio
    Solidarity at SeaRockaway surfers unite for Black Lives Matter.
  22. art
    See Powerful Images of Black Protest ArtA virtual exhibit organized by the Whitney’s assistant curator.
  23. crime
    Two Black Men Were Found Hanging From Trees Within Two WeeksMalcolm Harsch’s family say they are now convinced he died by suicide. The investigation into Robert Fuller’s death continues.
  24. protests
    Study Finds ‘No Evidence’ That Protests Led to Coronavirus SpikesDespite warnings from public-health experts that the demonstrations could lead to an increase in transmission, early results look encouraging.
  25. first person
    This JuneteenthI want to feel the peace that white people have enjoyed at my expense.
  26. power
    6 Teens Organized a Protest. 10,000 People Showed Up.They spoke with the Cut about coming face-to-face with the riot police, educating their own parents, and being radicals (not Democrats.)
  27. cut chats
    Patia Borja Wants You to Educate YourselfIn conversation with the woman behind the master list of resources on how to dismantle systemic racism that’s taken over Instagram.
  28. power
    15,000 People Marched in Brooklyn for Black Trans Lives“This is what community looks like.”
  29. do better
    What Do We Want From White Celebrities Right Now?The price of having a platform has gone up.
  30. black lives matter
    Tinashe Went to 9 Protests Last WeekendThe singer-songwriter has found a new focus.
  31. protests
    Voguing Has Always Been a Form of ResistanceTalking to Gorgeous Karma Gucci, who went viral for dancing at a protest in Chicago.
  32. fashion
    Joan Smalls Calls Out Discrimination in the Fashion Industry“You feed the beast. The beast of racism and exclusivity.”
  33. babynames.com
    This Baby Name Website Would Like to Make a StatementBabyNames.com will be silent no more.
  34. beauty
    Munroe Bergdorf Receives an Apology From L’Oréal ParisAnd they’ll be working together.
  35. power
    ‘It’s So Surreal Thinking About How All This Started on Lake Street’Young protestors in Minneapolis reflect on what it’s been like to help start a global uprising.
  36. bts army
    BTS Fans Vow to Raise $1 Million for Black Lives MatterAfter news broke that the K-pop group had given $1 million to BLM, their fans decided to match the donation.
  37. breonna taylor
    A Mother’s Birthday Tribute to Breonna Taylor“It’s hard to breathe without her.”
  38. black lives matter
    The K-Pop Stans Are RadicalizingThey’re spamming police surveillance forms and taking over racist hashtags with “fan cams” of their idols.
  39. crime
    Everything We Know About the Police Shooting of David McAteeLouisville police and National Guardsmen fired on a crowd on Monday, killing the 53-year-old.
  40. protests
    Brooklyn’s Protest Amid a PandemicThousands of people came out to demand justice for George Floyd.
  41. required reading
    13 Books You Should Read About Black LivesFrom established classics to newer works.
  42. life after life
     A Compound GriefAhmaud Arbery would have been 26 today.
  43. politics
    Amy Klobuchar Forced to Cancel Rally Amid ProtestsBlack Lives Matter protesters shut down the candidate’s event on Sunday.
  44. nyfw fall 2019
    Telfar Partners With Black Lives MatterCheck out the designer’s new T-shirt to celebrate Black Futures Month.
  45. vigils
    Nia Wilson Remembered As ‘Sweetest Person on Earth’The 18-year-old was honored by her family and community.
  46. feminisms now
    Alicia Garza on Finding Activism and Focusing on the Long GameAnn Friedman talks to the co-founder of Black Lives Matter.
  47. gallery
    This Baltimore Photographer Captured Protests After the Death of Freddie GrayPhotographer Devin Allen’s new book A Beautiful Ghetto captures the city in protest.
  48. q&a
    This Author Wrote a Best-selling Novel Inspired by Black Lives Matter“I want young black girls to read this and understand: Your voice matters, your life matters.”
  49. Walmart Will No Longer Sell ‘Bulletproof: Black Lives Matter’ ShirtsAfter a request from the country’s biggest police organization.
  50. kerry washington
    Kerry Washington Tweets About Deborah Danner, Black Lives Matter, and MoonlightThe gladiator had some things to get off her chest.
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