12 March | Activists face jail time for protesting police violence at gay pride.
25 June 2017 | The police force that locks up and harasses people of color and working class people wants to portray themselves as gay-friendly for the Pride parade.We cannot be deceived by rainbows on their (...)
10 October 2016 | Largely ignored by international media, Hurricane Matthew has left 877 people dead in Haiti. These deaths are not only a product of the hurricane—they are a product of racism, capitalism and (...)
Lourival Aguiar Mahin
28 September 2016
4 January 2016 | Miski Noor is one of the founders of the Black Lives Matter-Minneapolis chapter, which has been at the forefront of protests that broke out when city police executed Jamar Clark in mid-November. (...)
29 December 2015 | Alexis Toliver began organizing as a student at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. She is now the co-lead organizer for BLM-Cambridge. Last November, Toliver spent time with Tamir Rice's (...)
27 December 2015 | This is a collection of articles by Left Voice writers and guest contributors on police brutality, Black Lives Matter, and the U.S. prison system.
24 December 2015 | Black Lives Matter activists in Chicago have announced that they will hold a major demonstration on Christmas Eve in protest of the police killing of Laquan McDonald and the subsequent cover-up (...)
7 December 2015 | "Minnesotans are tough. Even through the bitter, crisp cold air of winter, people will continue to march on until justice is served," writes Netsanet Negussie, a housing rights organizer and (...)
18 September 2015 | Black Lives Matter rejected the Democratic National Convention’s endorsement of the movement. This is a positive step towards political independence, but not the complete break with capitalist (...)
15 September 2015 | Seattle teachers go on strike seeking better pay, racial equity teams, less standardized testing, longer recess and more resources for students. These teachers serve as examples for educators (...)
29 August 2015 | Black Lives Matter has carried out several disruptions. The BLM’s dialogue with candidates of the Democratic Party raises the question of what kind of movement we (...)
Julia WallaceTatiana CozzarelliTre Kwon