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Black Lives Matter

  1. portfolio
    Solidarity at SeaRockaway surfers unite for Black Lives Matter.
  2. art
    See Powerful Images of Black Protest ArtA virtual exhibit organized by the Whitney’s assistant curator.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. first person
    This JuneteenthI want to feel the peace that white people have enjoyed at my expense.
  6. 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.)
  7. 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.
  8. power
    15,000 People Marched in Brooklyn for Black Trans Lives“This is what community looks like.”
  9. do better
    What Do We Want From White Celebrities Right Now?The price of having a platform has gone up.
  10. black lives matter
    Tinashe Went to 9 Protests Last WeekendThe singer-songwriter has found a new focus.
  11. protests
    Voguing Has Always Been a Form of ResistanceTalking to Gorgeous Karma Gucci, who went viral for dancing at a protest in Chicago.
  12. fashion
    Joan Smalls Calls Out Discrimination in the Fashion Industry“You feed the beast. The beast of racism and exclusivity.”
  13. babynames.com
    This Baby Name Website Would Like to Make a StatementBabyNames.com will be silent no more.
  14. beauty
    Munroe Bergdorf Receives an Apology From L’Oréal ParisAnd they’ll be working together.
  15. 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.
  16. 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.
  17. breonna taylor
    A Mother’s Birthday Tribute to Breonna Taylor“It’s hard to breathe without her.”
  18. 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.
  19. 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.
  20. protests
    Brooklyn’s Protest Amid a PandemicThousands of people came out to demand justice for George Floyd.
  21. required reading
    13 Books You Should Read About Black LivesFrom established classics to newer works.
  22. life after life
     A Compound GriefAhmaud Arbery would have been 26 today.
  23. politics
    Amy Klobuchar Forced to Cancel Rally Amid ProtestsBlack Lives Matter protesters shut down the candidate’s event on Sunday.
  24. nyfw fall 2019
    Telfar Partners With Black Lives MatterCheck out the designer’s new T-shirt to celebrate Black Futures Month.
  25. vigils
    Nia Wilson Remembered As ‘Sweetest Person on Earth’The 18-year-old was honored by her family and community.
  26. feminisms now
    Alicia Garza on Finding Activism and Focusing on the Long GameAnn Friedman talks to the co-founder of Black Lives Matter.
  27. 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.
  28. 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.”
  29. Walmart Will No Longer Sell ‘Bulletproof: Black Lives Matter’ ShirtsAfter a request from the country’s biggest police organization.
  30. kerry washington
    Kerry Washington Tweets About Deborah Danner, Black Lives Matter, and MoonlightThe gladiator had some things to get off her chest.
  31. serena williams
    Serena Williams Refuses to Stay Silent About Racial Inequality in Powerful Post“It’s not how far we have come but how much further still we have to go.”
  32. black lives matter
    Will This Girl’s Heartbreaking Speech Finally Put a Stop to Police Brutality?It’s a devastating plea.
  33. black lives matter
    Facebook Removed a Woman’s Powerful Black Lives Matter Protest VideoIt took hours for the platform to restore her video.
  34. motherhood
    I’m White. My 4-Year-Old Son’s Black. How Do We Talk About ‘Bad Guys’?Why did my preschooler ask if a black biker were “bad”?
  35. black lives matter
    Get Over White Feelings to Work for Black LivesOne group is providing training wheels for white people who are new to racial-justice activism.
  36. black lives matter
    WNBA Players Won’t Be Fined for Anti-Violence Shirts After AllThe altered shirts worn during pregame warm-ups landed players in hot water.
  37. WNBA Players Fined for Anti-Violence ShirtsThey are prohibited from altering their warm-up shirts in any way.
  38. black lives matter
    Maxwell Osborne Tells Fashion to Step Up for Black Lives Matter“What Black Lives Matter taught me is that you can only be silent for so long before you feel parts of yourself die.”
  39. Ebonee Davis Addresses Racism in Fashion“The time for change is now.” 
  40. Meet the Activist Organizing Black Lives Matter Protests at Men’s Fashion WeekThe reactions ranged from tearful hugs and handshakes to eye-rolls.
  41. hashtag menswear
    Black Lives Matter Activists Protest at Men’s Fashion WeekIt was a silent call to action.
  42. black lives matter
    The Baton Rouge Black Lives Matter Protest in One Powerful PhotoThe woman stood her ground and even looked serene as officers handcuffed her.
  43. black lives matter
    Castlin Dedicates Run to Gun-Violence SurvivorsThe 100-meter-hurdler is headed to Rio as part of the U.S. Olympics Track and Field team.
  44. black lives matter
    Castlin Dedicates Run to Gun Violence SurvivorsThe 100m-hurdler is headed to Rio as part of the U.S. Olympics Track and Field team.
  45. black lives matter
    Surviving Suffocating Sadness When You’re Black and ConfusedA lesson in self-care.
  46. police brutality
    Beyoncé Writes Note Condemning Police BrutalityShe’s urging people to contact their local governments and demand change.
  47. roundtables
    Young, Black, and Watching RootsTwo editors weigh in on the first episode of the four-part mini-series.
  48. gabrielle union
    Gabrielle Union Finally Knows She’s ‘Dope and Fly and Amazing’On going from feeling like “a joke and a loser” to realizing her self-worth.
  49. black lives matter
    How Do We Make Up for the Way Our Nation Fails Black Women and Girls?Melissa Harris-Perry, Beverly Bond, and Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman explain.
  50. roundtables
    Black Girls Rock! Is the Celebration We Need and DeserveUnpacking the significance of the ten-year-old event.
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