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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Pew Research Center · 4 November 2021 English

Latinos with darker skin color report more discrimination experiences than Latinos with lighter skin color.

race and racial discrimination, from the Black Lives Matter movement to growing attention about racial pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2020/09/16/support-for-black-lives-matter-has-decreased-since-june-but-remains-str


Cato Institute · 19 October 2021

Facebook.The viewpoints promoted by the IRA span the entire political spectrum, from Texit to Black Lives Matter. The IRA’s goal is to intensify political opinions on every issue, not necessarily to sway


WRI · 11 October 2021 English

Climate action offers massive opportunities to reduce social inequalities, but they remain largely untapped. This is a key finding from our review of the impacts of priority climate measures in …

Chile and the United States, including the Black Lives Matter movement. Climate action should be fair


Oxfam International · 6 October 2021 English

The evidence can no longer be ignored: when women and feminist activists are able to use their collective power to challenge inequalities, they are having a transformational impact. From women’s …

and to quality housing worldwide; in the Black Lives Matter movement,36 the school strikes for climate37


Pew Research Center · 27 September 2021 English

Currently, 55% of U.S. adults express at least some support for the Black Lives Matter movement, unchanged from a year ago.

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Amnesty International · 23 September 2021 English

The National Assembly debuted its third ordinary session in 2021 on 6 September and is expected to be in session until 30 September. This session is a rare opportunity to …

the Criminal Code after he stated during a Black Lives Matter protest he had organized that the government


ORF · 22 September 2021 English

In February 2021, China announced that nearly 850 million people had been lifted out of poverty since the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) established the People’s Republic in 1949, and that …

social strife that result in movements like Black Lives Matter, while contrasting its own efforts at spreading


AEI · 22 September 2021 English

The August 2021 American Perspectives Survey reveals surprising consensus on American attitudes toward COVID-19 in public schools. Parents overwhelmingly favor a return to in-person learning for their children, as do …

fewer (44 percent) support displaying a Black Lives Matter banner on school grounds. A majority of ment about whether schools should display a Black Lives Matter banner or a pride flag or whether students charged symbols, such as a pride flag or Black Lives Matter banner, should be displayed on school property displaying a pride flag (47 per- cent) or a Black Lives Matter banner (44 percent). More than half the schools hanging signs or banners in support of Black Lives Matter. There are predictable political differences


Amnesty International · 20 September 2021 English

The Directors present their report on the affairs of Amnesty International Limited (“AIL”), which includes the Strategic Report, together with the financial statements and auditor’s report for the year ended …

Following the increased prominence of the Black Lives Matter movement in 2020, a report was commissioned Following the death of George Floyd and the Black Lives Matter movement, the International Board commissioned


AEI · 19 September 2021 English

Key Points Hudson Institute’s South and Central Asia Program assembled a group of South Asia experts to evaluate the fifty-five interlinked Kashmiri and Khalistani groups currently operating within the United …

appropriated imagery and slogans from the Black Lives Matter movement, whose aim is to redress systemic


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