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Black Lives Matter: Getting Started

Information resources related to Black Lives Matter and systemic racism.

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

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Created by Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, and Opal Tometi, The Black Lives Matter Movement was organized in response to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin's murderer, George Zimmerman. The BLM Movement is a Black-centered political and ideological movement devoted to affirming Black humanity, their contribution to society, and their resilience in the face of deadly oppression. 

This guide provides resources related to the Black Lives Matter Movement and related issues such as race relations, police brutality, white privilege, and African American history and culture.