BY staff | Chicago, IL | 8/30/15
An historic mobilization took place in Chicago’s Loop, the center of the city, August 29, when 3000 people marched to demand an elected, civilian police accountability council.
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 8/14/15
On August 8, activists in Jacksonville staged two demonstrations tied to the Black Lives Matter movement. I
BY Fabian Van Onzin | Hempstead, TX | 8/10/15
Over 300 people gathered on August 9 in front of Waller County Jail, where Sandra Bland was murdered last month.
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 8/06/15
On August 2, more than 35 people from across Jacksonville attended a forum on institutionalized racism sponsored by the Jacksonville Progressive Coalition (JPC).
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 8/05/15
Attorneys appeared in court, August 5, before Judge Peter Cahill for a status conference in the #BlackLivesMatter demonstration case.
BY Stephanie Taylor | Minneapolis, MN | 8/05/15
Over 200 protesters marched here, July 31, demanding justice for Sandra Bland.
BY Fernando Figueroa | Jacksonville, FL | 7/29/15
Over 100 activists and community members gathered here, July 26, to honor Sandra Bland.
BY staff | Bloomington, MN | 7/26/15
Over 25 community members and 15 members of the clergy gathered at the Mall of America, July 26, to show their support for the Black Lives Matter movement, to call for an end to the terrorization of people of color through police violence and mass incarceration and to urge Mall of America (MOA) to drop its charges against 36 organizers and bystanders stemming from last December’s MOA protest.
BY staff | Cleveland, OH | 7/25/15
About 700 activists came together here, for the Movement for Black Lives Convening, on the weekend of July 24 – 25.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 7/02/15
In the last 11 days seven Black churches have been burned down.