Black Lives Matter

Social movement originating in the United States

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.

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The Trial of the Chicago 7 really shouldn’t be so fun to watch. The film, which premiered on Netflix last weekend,..
3 days ago • The Verge
Bubba Wallace is taking the high road after a famous helmet artist -- who worked with Bubba in the past -- blasted the NASCAR driver on social media for bringing..
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A US policeman involved in the controversial killing of black woman Breonna Taylor in her home has broken his silence in his first interview. Sgt Jonathan..
3 days ago • WorldNews
A small group of angry adults destroyed "Black Lives Matter" artwork made by kids outside a Portland school, but the children are undeterred. The 3 women tore..
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A man trying to vote in Forsyth County, Georgia, was told he had to take off his Black Lives Matter shirt before casting his ballot.
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Black Lives Matter, the second civil rights movement, was born seven years ago in the wake of the killings of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown. It has now come..
4 days ago • WorldNews
United States President Donald Trump portrays the hundreds of people arrested nationwide in protests against racial injustice as violent urban left-wing..
4 days ago • New Zealand Herald
Alicia Garza, co-founder of Black Lives Matter, has written a new book entitled "The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart." She joins CBSN..
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Pennsylvania can count absentee ballots until Nov. 6. Tennessee poll worker turned away a BLM voter. Latest news on voting around the US.
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Neal Houk and his son, Bradley Lang said Douglas Kuhn was putting up a Black Lives Matter sign when they honked at him.
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"That was pretty bad," a county election commission spokeswoman said. "They were not supposed to be turned away."
Credit: CBS News - Published 5 days ago

Maryland man was posting a BLM sign when a pickup truck carrying a Trump billboard honked, and he allegedly fired a 12-guage shotgun round.
Credit: CBS News - Published 5 days ago

A poll worker at the Dave Wells Community Center in Memphis was fired after turning away voters wearing 'Black Lives Matter' gear. Another worker quit shortly..
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Sony has provided a new way for PS4 owners to show their support for the Black Lives Matter movement inside their consoles. Today, the..
6 days ago • The Verge
Activist and principal of "Black Futures Lab" Alicia Garza joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss her new book, "The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We..
Credit: CBS News - Published 6 days ago

The Oakland-based activist who coined the phrase "Black Lives Matter," after George Zimmerman was found not guilty of murdering Trayvon Martin, says social..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

Hosted by Jane Pauley. In our cover story, David Pogue looks at how extreme weather events are bringing the issue of climate change home to more and more..
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