Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter (BLM) is a decentralized political and social movement advocating for non-violent civil disobedience in protest against incidents of police brutality and all racially motivated violence against black people. The broader movement and its related organizations typically advocate against police violence towards black people as well as for various other policy changes considered to be related to black liberation.In July 2013, the movement began with the use of the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter on social media after the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of African-American teen Trayvon Martin 17 months earlier in February 2012. The movement became …

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⋄ 7 - Reparations, Knowledge and the Decolonial University1

CODESRIA · 14 June 2021 English

at the Institute of the Black World in in the Euro-American model of (Rodney 1990: 112–113) the 1970s, along with her generation the university with its assumption of scholars, including Sterling We can starkness of the initial history possibilities include: generated in Caribbean Studies should be one of the key themes of dispossession and economic • Going back in history to reclaim or concentrations of Black

the current chair’s assertion, even of the Black Lives Matter • Present a more accurate description as neutralising ‘the void created by the lens of the Black Lives Matter the stereotypical handout. Instead, slave


CODESRIA Bulletin, Nos 2 & 3, 2021 - Special Issue: Pan Africanism …

CODESRIA · 14 June 2021 English

Federation of states or the These ‘federalists’ have mobil- Michael West’s article on the Pan- unification of peoples ised the text of Cheikh Anta Diop, African contributions of Walter Black Africa: The

the current chair’s assertion, even of the Black Lives Matter • Present a more accurate description as neutralising ‘the void created by the lens of the Black Lives Matter the stereotypical handout. Instead, slave


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Jewish Week · 3 June 2021 English

The unfortunate truth is that much of the vio- lence stemmed from the reaction to the creation of the State of Israel. [...] The sons and daughters It is now …

descendants of Jews from the Holy also claiming “Black Lives Matter.” Land, going back hundreds and thousands


encore - NMC Annual Report 2020 CELEBRATING RESILIENCE THE NEW NORMAL

NMC · 26 May 2021 English

Amplified by the As always, on behalf of the Board of the challenges, the uncertainty, the ups Black Lives Matters protests of 2020, Directors, a big thank you to all of and downs, it continues to be an

wellness, comfort and digital leader. as Black Lives Matter, new learnings, partnerships, and event services keeping our audiences 1 Alberta In early June, Black Lives Matter incorporating bilingualism (i.e. Canada’s


OUR EUROPEAN FUTURE - Charting a Progressive Course in the World

FEPS · 26 May 2021 English

Our ambition is to undertake intellectual reflection for the benefit of the progressive movement, and to promote the founding principles of the EU – freedom, equality, solidarity, democracy, respect of …

Movements such as #MeToo, Fridays For Future and Black Lives Matter illustrate the increasingly transnational


Suburban Police Are Driving the Use of Arrests

Vera Institute of Justice · 26 May 2021 English

Furthermore, arrests of Black people by the police have Shift in Arrest Rates increased in suburban cities, unlike the decreases seen in principal cities. [...] by Age and Race Figure 8Number of Black People Arrested There is a long, well-documented history of racism in how the police make arrests, with Black people in particular suffering the effects of overpolicing.6 The heavy impact of policing on

Pope, whose valuable and Jugal K. Patel, “Black Lives Matter May Be In this report, Vera focuses on arrest


Racial Justice in Housing Finance: A Series on New Directions

PRRAC · 20 May 2021 English

we are confronting a global pandemic, the threat of climate change, and the urgency of the Black Lives Matter movement— must be leveraged to transform the structures that continue to cement and exacerbate

of climate change, and the urgency of the Black Lives Matter movement— must be leveraged to transform


Americans and ‘Cancel Culture’: Where Some See Calls for Accountability, Others See …

Pew Research Center · 19 May 2021 English

U.S. adults explain – in their own words – what they think cancel culture means.

fired from my job because I would not support Black Lives Matter.” — Woman, 60s, Conservative Republican


Statewide Reopening During Mass Vaccination: Evidence on Mobility, Public Health and Economic …

NBER · 13 May 2021 English

During the first four months of 2021, the United States distributed approximately 250 million doses of COVID-19 vaccinations, which resulted in the complete vaccination of nearly 45 percent of the …

responses is found in empirical analyses of Black Lives Matter protests in the summer of 2020 (Dave et Matsuzawa, K., Sabia, J.J., Safford, S., 2020b. Black Lives Matter Protests, Social Distancing, and COVID-19


A SECOND LOOK AT INJUSTICE

TSP · 12 May 2021 English

And looking at the entirety of a Aradoz’s case was recommended by a legal clinic case to make sure that it’s done right I think is which Reisig created with …

victims,184 April Goggans, an organizer with Black Lives Matter DC, wrote in the Washington Post: As a [B]lack com/news/post-politics/wp/2016/02/25/clinton-heckled-by-black-lives-matter-activist/ https://www.washingtonpost.com com/news/post-politics/wp/2016/02/25/clinton-heckled-by-black-lives-matter-activist/ https://www.washingtonpost.com com/news/post-politics/wp/2016/02/25/clinton-heckled-by-black-lives-matter-activist/ https://www.washingtonpost.com pact-statements/; Ghandnoosh, N. (2015). Black lives matter: Eliminating racial inequity in the criminal


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