Tags : Black Lives Matter

BlackOut 2020:What You Need To Know & How To Support

To commemorate the lives of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and thousands of others, black people and allies are participating in #BlackoutDay2020 on July 7. The movement is uniting Black people in economic solidarity, and encouraging participants to support Black owned businesses. #BlackoutDay2020 was created by three Black Tumblr users Mars Sebastian, T’von Green, and Newkirk. The […]Read More

Family of ‘Aunt Jemima’ Against Decision to Remove Image and

After receiving criticism for racial stereotyping, the Aunt Jemima brand decided to change the name and remove the image, but the family of one woman who portrayed “Aunt Jemima” isn’t happy about it. The Hawkins family, descendants of Aunt Jemima Lillian Richard, said they don’t agree with the decision. “She was considered a hero in […]Read More

Woman Shot During Rayshard Brooks Protest Near the Same Atlanta

A woman involved in an Atlanta protest for Rayshard Brooks Friday was shot near the Wendy’s where Brooks was killed. Per video captured by a witness, the Juneteenth protest was peaceful until multiple shots rang out, sending participants into a frenzy. In the video, the woman can be seen running away from the gunfire before […]Read More

Noname Releases ‘Song 33’ Responding to J-Cole’s ‘Snow On Tha

Just days after J.Cole released “Snow on Tha Bluff,” responding to criticisms of black artists remaining silent during protests, Noname is firing back with a single of her own. The one minute track titled “Song 33” directly takes aim at Cole while addressing recent events involving Black Lives Matter and deaths in the Black community. […]Read More

One Officer Involved in Breonna Taylor’s Killing Fired, After Weeks

Detective Brett Hankison has been terminated for his involvement in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor in Louisville, Kentucky, back in March. This termination comes after people across the world have been sharing tweets, and petition to raise awareness on Taylor’s case. The petition has over 8,000,000 signatures. No cops have been arrested and or […]Read More

Trump Retweets Videos Of Black Men Attacking White People, Asks

After protesters tried to topple a statue outside of the White House, Trump took to Twitter asking protesters why they weren’t mad about the violence shown in videos of black men attacking white people. Trump wrote, “Looks what’s going on here. Where are the protesters?,” above a retweeted video of a black man repeatedly punching […]Read More

White Black Lives Matter Protester Punched By Racist, Cops Do

A Black Lives Matter protest in Bethel, Ohio turned violent after a protester was punched in the head by a man wearing a confederate flag bandana. No arrests were made after the protester was punched. According to local authorities, several motorcycle gangs crashed a small BLM protest, yelling “get the f–k out bro” at protesters. […]Read More